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Ann Lynnworth wrote: > I stopped the service then ran cvsservice -test. That gives some more > info on the client side (tortoise cvs): > > Fatal error, aborting. > cvs [checkout aborted]: CVSRECSTORE: Switch to user failed due to > configuration error. Contact your System Administrator. What version of CVSNT are you trying to install / run? If it isn't the most recent stable version then do try that. There was some trouble awhile ago with the LSA helper app, this post has the same error message but a different manifestation (e.g. your server isn't forcing a reboot, but it also isn't Win2K): http://www.cvsnt.org/pipermail/cvsnt/2004-February/010499.html > > Only problem is, I'm the System Administrator and I have no idea ! <g> > > The cvsservice is installed and running under LocalSystem. It gives > this feedback when started with -test: > > Impersonation is enabled > Starting auth server ... > CVS initialized successfully. > > I wasn't sure what to do with the -t -t -t idea. On the client side, when you try to do a CVS command, use that as the parameters. Might be moot at this point, but here's an example: cvs -t -t -t -d :pserver:me at myserver:/test login -- Glen Starrett