[cvsnt] Ssh protocol && socket error

Keith D. Zimmerman kzimmerman at eshcom.com
Wed Feb 5 22:39:19 GMT 2003

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So we would be able to do 
	cvs -d :local:/ewcode co all

Where ewcode maps to /e//network/g-drive/cvsrepo/ewcode?

keith d. zimmerman, mcsd 
eagle solutions

-----Original Message-----
From: Tony Hoyle [mailto:tmh at nodomain.org] 
Sent: Wednesday, February 05, 2003 4:38 PM
To: Keith D. Zimmerman
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Subject: Re: [cvsnt] Ssh protocol && socket error

Keith D. Zimmerman wrote:
> We did set up a cygwin server here, and it works well.  I just have a 
> few questions about it.
> 	1.  When we do cvs -d :ext:server:/...  from a remote machine,
> need to enter a full path; it doesn't use the repository prefix I 
> setup in the control panel.  Is there a way around this?

Build 68 should pickup the control panel settings automatically (as will

the upcoming build 69, which I'll probably push out tomorrow if I get

> 	2.  Also, when entering a full path, we cannot use a ':' in the
> Ie:
> 		cvs -d :ext:keith at server2:/e:/network/g-drive/cvsrepo/
> <---does not work,
> 	instead, I am forced to use a file share. Ie:
> 		cvs -d :ext:keith at server2://server2/g-drive/cvsrepo

That'll be the cvshome.org cvs client, which doesn't like drive letters.

  Try /e//network/g-drive/cvsrepo which is a compatibility syntax for 
that client.


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