[cvsnt] Change of server address

Mike Wake mike.wake at thales-tts.com
Tue May 25 10:23:15 BST 2004

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Hi Andy,

WinCVS has a Macro in "Macros->CVS->Change CVSROOT" which works like a 


Harrison, Andrew wrote:
> The CVS\Root files stores the CVSROOT of the repository. In the case of a
> server pc crash I can easily reinstall CVS-NT and restore backups onto a new
> server, but this will have a different CVSROOT. Is there an easy way to get
> existing sandboxes to use a new CVSROOT without doing a new checkout or
> manually editing all the CVS\Root files.
> We're using WinCVS if that makes a difference.
> Thanks,
> Andy
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