[cvsnt] Re: Missing author bug in 2.0.58 when cvs invoked by postcommit script

Tony Hoyle tmh at nodomain.org
Tue Oct 5 16:38:50 BST 2004

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John Kinson wrote:
> Thanks for trying this out.  Did you test it by performing a commit to a 
> different file in the same module, with SSPI used as the protocol?


> I was also caught out by the ACL changes in 2.0.52 - I'd assumed that 
> the new command line interface would be backwards-compatible, but it's 
> not (in fact, running "cvs chacl John.Kinson:crw filename" caused CVSNT 
> to crash for me, which surprised me to say the least!).  I've got a 

It shouldn't do that.... Hmm...

> number of process model scripts that are now broken by 2.0.52+, but I 
> guess that's my bad for assuming "supports many more options" meant 
> "supports many more _additional_ options" in the release notes :)

It's a complete rewrite of the ACL system - in client/server they use a 
different command so it makes sure you're talking to the right version.


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