[cvsnt] Can I use pserver on Linux under not root account?

Gennady G. Marchenko gennady.marchenko at iss.ru
Mon Jul 19 14:07:37 BST 2004

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>i realy need to run cvs under separated account, but login fails with error:
>"setgid failed: Operation not permitted"
>Anybody know how i can fix it?
Yes, run under root :)

Alternatively, you have to alias all your users in the CVSROOT/passwd
to the same user that cvs is running under.  You can't use
SystemAuth=Yes in this scenario.


chroot with cvsd unsupported too?
I don't have a choice: or i run it from non-root account or run it from chroot env... all these function is not supported by cvsnt?


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