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----- Original Message ----- From: "Tony Hoyle" <tmh at nodomain.org> Newsgroups: support.cvsnt Sent: Friday, January 03, 2003 11:06 AM Subject: Re: "Can only specify directories for this command" > Shepherd wrote: > > > When I tried to set branch access permission by > > "cvs chacl -r sal-dev li:rwc sal" > > it showed to me this message: > > "cvs [chacl aborted]: Can only specify directories for this command". > > I used this command in my working diretory where the module "sal" is > > checked out. > > If you in 'sal' then just use '.'. > > If 'sal' isn't a real directory on the server then use the real directory > name. I get it. Thanks. > > > Another problem: I couldn't check out a branch by command. > > D:\eclipse\workspace>cvs checkout -r sal-dev sal > > cvs [server aborted]: no such tag sal-dev > > I tagged in eclipse. I found that in the file "Entries" there was a string > > "/TSAL-Dev",did it mean the tag was "SAL-Dev"? > > > Looks like it. But how to to check out a branch by command? > > Tony >