[cvsnt] Re: Problem connecting to repository using SSPI

Tony Hoyle tony.hoyle at march-hare.com
Wed Aug 3 03:24:19 BST 2005

Matt Schuckmann wrote:
> I've turned on all kinds of security audit logging for myself, my user, and
> the SYSTEM and can't find any place where it reports a failure (plenty of
> successes but no failures)
> I can see in the security logging where the SYSTEM account successfully
> accesses the CVSROOT/config file and CVSROOT/passwd file then for me my
> account accesses the root of the repository but in my users case it goes off
> accessing some temporary directory in the temp folder with out an error or
> failure or anything.
> I don't get it.

That's just wierd.

The line you're failing on is just:

			error(1,errno,"Repository directory %s does not 

ie. It changes directory to the current repository, and if it can't just 
dies (because nothing else is going to work either unless it can do that).

Permission denied is just that...  the user doesn't have access. 
Precisely why you're not seeing the failure in the audit logs I have no 


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