[cvsnt] Re: Upgrade to 2.0.58a from 2.0.41

Tony Hoyle tmh at nodomain.org
Fri Oct 8 23:56:51 BST 2004

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Aaron Kynaston wrote:
> I just upgraded my cvs client, and now every time I do a commit into my
> local repository, I get this:
> Checking in PurchaseList.txt;
> c:\z\repository/asdf/PurchaseList.txt,v  <--  PurchaseList.txt
> new revision: 1.4; previous revision: 1.3
> done
> cvs commit: internal error: repository (c:/z/repository/asdf) doesn't
> begin with root (c:\z\repository)
> Could it just be a string comparison not looking at the slashes right? 
> Thoughts?

Yes there's a string comparison where there should be a filename 

The warning is harmless (and I think only affects local repositories)... 
if it annoys you you could use the ChangeRoot macro in WinCVS to change 
everything to forward slashes.

I'll fix it in the next service release.


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