[cvsnt] can't create temporary directory ...: Permission Deni ed

Tony Hoyle tmh at nodomain.org
Thu Jan 9 10:03:07 GMT 2003

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Bo Berglund wrote:

> Not on XP. Normal users have no access to c:\windows\temp. The
> Microsoft people decided that normal users have their temp dirs in the
> documents and settings tree (different for each user) and the one in
> Windows is only for SYSTEM and Admins.

Sometimes I think MS are deliberately breaking stuff to make my life

Under Win2k the windows\temp settings are perfect for cvsnt - users can
create directories and they have only read access to the stuff that they

It just means XP users will have to have an extra manual installation
step... there's not a lot that can be done automatically.


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