[cvsnt] Re: Updating from CVS 1.11.15 stopped working.

Tony Hoyle tmh at nodomain.org
Tue May 11 14:33:18 BST 2004

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On Tue, 11 May 2004 14:36:48 +0200, Oliver Giesen <ogware at gmx.net>

>Tony Hoyle wrote:
>> I've looked at the bug report - what the client is sending is correct,
>> but the server is misinterpreting it.  I suspect SF is running a
>> custom CVS and it's doing something differently, but without knowing
>> what they've done I haven't got a hope of fixing it...  the client
>> doesn't do much in an update operation (basically just sends the
>> arguments + entries/modified files to the server), so there isn't much
>> to 'fix'.
>Hmm, but why then does it work with CVSNT 2.0.18 and earlier?
No idea - the only change in that version is the way the rcs timestamp
is stored in entries.extra, and that doesn't affect a non-cvsnt server
at all.

The standard anonymous pserver against sourceforge seems to work fine,
and that's using 1.11.15 too...


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