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>Message: 12 >From: "Oliver Giesen" <ogware at gmx.net> >Subject: Re: [cvsnt] CVS server on NT/WIN2000 >Date: Wed, 18 Sep 2002 16:08:44 +0200 >Organization: cvsnt.org news site >To: cvsnt at cvsnt.org cvsnt downloads at march-hare.com @CVSNT on Twitter CVSNT on Facebook > Is it possible to use an NT or Win2000 as server for CVS ? > > We wan't to use CVS but all info I have points to a UNIX/LINUX server to >be used as > server... >Hmm, you DID find the CVSNT list though... >Seriously, yes of course there is a CVS server for NT/2000. It's called >(surprise!) CVSNT and is hosted at (surprise again!) http://www.cvsnt.org . >Good luck and welcome aboard! ;) >Oliver >----------------------- >JID: ogiesen at jabber.org >ICQ: 18777742 >Y! : ogiesen thanks for your info. I already downloaded CVSNT from www.cvsnt.org but was mislead by some statements on the www.cvshome.org and the IBM WebSphere Redbooks. I believed it couldn't be used in a network environment but for local use only (to test it). examples: 1)CVSHOME : http://www.cvshome.org/dev/codewindow.html (first 2 par.) There are two ways to run CVS on Windows 95/NT. The first is as a client, talking to a CVS server on a Unix box. This is the recommended setup and is commonly used. The second way is known as "local" or "non-client/server" CVS. This lets you run CVS if you have only Windows machines. However, due to issues (a) with local CVS on Windows, and (b) with the suitability of Windows as a server operating system in general, we would generally recommend this more to try out CVS and get a feel for it rather than for production use. 2) IBM Redbook somewhat same text + "...CVS providers generally recommend using the 2nd option only if you are evaluating CVS to get to nkow its functionality and not for production use..." a bit confusing, at least for my. Furthermore I asked same question to "webmaster at cvshome.org", who didn't even reply! " I don't have problems, only challenges... " Patrick Goovaerts WebMaster Clipper Support nv TEL : 0032 (0)3 5453991 GSM: 0498 610 325 WEB: www.conti7.be -------------- next part -------------- An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL: http://www.cvsnt.org/pipermail/cvsnt/attachments/20020919/4ce1fd74/attachment.html