[cvsnt] cvsnt on windowsxp pro

Bo Berglund bo.berglund at telia.com
Sun Feb 22 12:02:55 GMT 2004

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On Sun, 22 Feb 2004 18:46:00 -0800, zhengjinyuan <zjiny at dlking.com>

>in windows xp  pro when login to the server it still tell me
>C:\Documents and Settings\XXX>cvs -d 
>:pserver:XXX at localhost:/D:/Source/repo/test login
>Logging in to :pserver:XXX at localhost:2401:/D:/Source/repo/test
>CVS password: ****
>cvs [login aborted]: Error reading from server localhost: -1: Unknown error
>and there no fireware on my pc
>can somebody help me ?

Change to this instead:
cvs -d :sspi:localhost:/D//Source/repo/test ls

this will get a list of modules on the server, probably only one
(CVSROOT), but it proves that everything is working.
Using :pserver: is a bit more tricky so first start with sspi.

(Bo Berglund, developer in Sweden)

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