[cvsnt] Re: How do I add a single file?

Siegfried Heintze siegfried at heintze.com
Wed Jul 14 23:05:18 BST 2004

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 I've been waiting for your response with baited breath! Here is the version
(see below):

>-----Original Message-----
>> I'm sure I'm using the recent cvsnt client. I tried it again, this time
>> (using cmd.exe instead of bash) I'm trying to save my changes in the
>> repository. What does this error mean: "Up-to-date check failed"?
>That means that the server thinks there is a more recent version of the 
>file available, as if someone else had committed that file after you had 
>checked it out.
>> This is in reponse to creating a new sandbox, modifying a file with the
>> editor and commiting it. That is an appropriate sequence, is it not?
>Yes, that's appropriate.
>Normally, when you get the up-to-date check error, you have to do an 
>update to merge in the latest changes to that file.  However, with the 
>sequence you describe, that shouldn't happen (unless there is someone 
>else with very good timing updating that file).

Not likely.

>What version of server are you using?  You can check with "cvs version" 
>in a sandbox (not the lack of a -). 

C:\Program Files\Apache Group\Apache2\htdocs\CaseAssessment>cvs -d
fried at version
Client: Concurrent Versions System (CVSNT) 2.0.46 (client/server)
Server: Concurrent Versions System (CVSNT) 2.0.46 (client/server)

> What happens when you do a "cvs up" 
>just before the commit?
C:\Program Files\Apache Group\Apache2\htdocs\CaseAssessment>cvs -d
fried at update .
cvs server: Updating .
cvs server: cannot open directory C:/CONVEX/aseAssessment: No such file or
directory cvs server: skipping directory

>>   Thanks,\
>>            Siegfried
>> C:\Program Files\Apache Group\Apache2\htdocs\CaseAssessment>"c:\Program
>> Files\cv
>> snt\cvs.exe" commit  Assertion.f
>> cvs server: Up-to-date check failed for `Assertion.f'
>> cvs [server aborted]: correct above errors first!
>> cvs commit: saving log message in
>> C:\DOCUME~1\ADMINI~1\LOCALS~1\Temp\cvs25.tmp
>> C:\Program Files\Apache Group\Apache2\htdocs\CaseAssessment>

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