[cvsnt] Re: Basic Linux server install questions

David Somers dsomers at omz13.com
Thu Aug 11 19:53:14 BST 2005

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cedmail at comcast.net wrote:

> I am trying to setup the cvsnt server on a Linux box running RedHat 9.0
> I downloaded the .rpm and installed it.
> CVS Server Configuration - I uncommented the repository lines:
> Repository0=/usr/local/cvs
> Repository0Name=/cvs
> Repository0Description=ETS Repository
> I then ran the cvs -d :local:/usr/local/cvs  init

/var/lib/cvsnt would be a more logical place to put your repository.

> In the SmartCVS I use:
> User root
> Server address
> Path to repository /usr/local/cvs
> and the password.

Path to repository should be /cvs since this is what you've specified in 

> After that point I am lost.  I am not sure what else I need to do or
> change or point to another location to make it work. Any ideas would be
> greatly appreciated. Thanks

Does cvs work from the command line?

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