[cvsnt] Re: cvs commit: cannotopenD:/CVSServer/masterTree/.history, v: Permission denied
joeenfield at hotmail.com
Tue May 18 21:18:24 BST 2004
I Remember this problem now. A co-worker had a similar problem with an
external zip drive mapped to D:
I had him re-map the drive.
The funny thing is that I've always had my CD Drive mapped as D:, and have
never had a problem up 'til now. I assumed it was because of the repository
Well, I guess it is not really causing a problem - just an annoyance..
Thanks for all of your input!
"Olaf Brust" <olaf.brust at gmservice.de> wrote in message
news:mailman.418.1084873181.235.cvsnt at cvsnt.org...
> I also tried this as the first real idea that I was given after I posted
> same problem weeks ago. The error message now disappeared. But I'm not
> completely satisfied with it. I assume, that there is still a bug in
> A RCS-file should never be located locally.
> Is there any information about .history,v available? On
> http://www.cvsnt.org/manual/ I could not find any. What excactly is it
> for? Under which conditions will it be created and filled with which data?
> Any information welcome
> -----Original Message-----
> From: cvsnt-bounces at cvsnt.org [mailto:cvsnt-bounces at cvsnt.org]On Behalf
> Of John Goehringer
> Sent: Freitag, 14. Mai 2004 20:27
> To: cvsnt at cvsnt.org
> Subject: [cvsnt] Re: cvs commit: cannot
> openD:/CVSServer/masterTree/.history, v: Permission denied
> "Joe Enfield" <joeenfield at hotmail.com> wrote in message
> news:c82ve8$7li$1 at paris.nodomain.org...
> > Recently I merged two repositories into one. This was done by simply
> > the directories that contain the *,v files.
> > for example:
> > Server1 had
> > D:/CVSServer/masterTree/CVSROOT
> > D:/CVSServer/masterTree/myModule1/MySubModule1/MyNextModule1
> > D:/CVSServer/masterTree/myModule2/
> > Server2 had
> > C:/CVSServer/CVSRepo/CVSROOT
> > C:/CVSServer/CVSRepo/myServer2Module1
> > C:/CVSServer/CVSRepo/myServer2Module2
> > C:/CVSServer/CVSRepo/myServer2Module3
> > I moved all the 'myServer2Module?'s under
> > D:/CVSServer/masterTree/myModule1/MySubModule1/MyServer2Modules
> > (I did not move the CVSROOT).
> > The file commit still succeeds, but I get the error about .history,v.
> > seems to me it should be looking in the CVSROOT directory for the
> > file. Is there something I can do?
> > Thank you,
> > JoeE.
> > (sanitized)
> > In C:\mod: "C:\TortoiseCVS\cvs.exe" "-z3" "commit" "-m" "AMessage"
> > "com\...\AJavaClass.java"
> > CVSROOT=:pserver:aUser at 10.3.9.203:D:/CVSServer/masterTree
> > cvs commit: cannot open D:/CVSServer/masterTree/.history,v: Permission
> > denied
> > Checking in java\com\...\AJavaClass.java;
> > D:/CVSServer/masterTree/.../AJavaClass.java,v <-- AJavaClass.java
> > new revision: 1.8; previous revision: 1.7
> > done
> > Success, CVS operation completed
> Does your client machine have D: mapped as a CDROM drive?
> If so, try putting a CD in the drive :).
> What seems to happens to us (we have our repository on
> D:/cvs also) are some cvs client operations form paths to
> repository files and try to open them, on the client side.
> On my work machine I moved the CD to E:, leaving D:
> Converting the server to use the repository prefix will fix these
> messages too.
> John Goehringer
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