[cvsnt] cvsnt: authorization failed

Glen Starrett grstarrett at cox.net
Thu Jul 15 17:48:41 BST 2004

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Gennady G. Marchenko wrote:
> I setup cvsnt-2.0.47, but can't login if not have users in CVSTOOT/passwd
> in my CVSROOT/config i have line systemauth=yes
> ---auth.log---
> Jul 15 12:38:34 zgen cvs: login failure by zgen / ksiundia (for /src)
> ------------------
> Normal cvs with CVSROOT /src successfuly login my users.... 
> have anybody to say?
> Thanks!

That's not much information.  What type of system is this?  Do you have 
PAM enabled?  (that might be a difference between the old CVS and CVSNT, 
I'm not sure if CVS supports PAM).

Check here for some tips on installing on *nix:

Glen Starrett

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