[cvsnt] Re: Unix file permissions over Samba

Richard Wirth richard at wirthware.de
Mon Aug 1 12:01:29 BST 2005

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TH> nitzan shaked wrote:
>> Hello all
>> (Using CVSNT 2.0.51d on WinXP).
>> My project is developed on a Linux, but I prefer WinCVS to any
>> Unix client out there. My problem is that when committing (and I am
>> guessing other actions as well) the windows CVSNT looses the
>> permission (rwx etc) of the unix files, so that when I check them
>> out they appear with permissions which are unrelated to the their
>> original permission.
>> Any idea on how to solve this? Is this even supported?
TH> Use Unix clients to checkout on Unix.

Use gCvs (if you can build it any how your self), it will serve as a
replacement for WinCVS on unix, but still alpha stage!

TH> No, this isn't supported.

Best regards,
 Richard                            mailto:richard at wirthware.de

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