[cvsnt] Re: Authentication protocol rejected access

Tony Hoyle tmh at nodomain.org
Mon Sep 27 13:33:07 BST 2004

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IAB wrote:
> I have installed CVSNT in a server and, when I try to connect it (with 
> TortoiseCVS), I ever get the classical error: Authentication Protocol 
> Rejected Access.
> The server has Win2K, and the client has WinXP. I'm using SSPI protocol. 
> Both computers are login in a domain (in other machine). The CVSROOT 
> that TortoiseCVS is using is: 
> CVSROOT=:sspi:user_name at ip_server:2401/repository where user_name is the 
> client user in domain (I dont write it, but Tortoise get it) and 
> ip_server is the ip address of the server ;-).

Try taking the username out of that string - that usually works.

You can also specify the domain in the username in case it's picking up 
the local machine name instead.


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