[cvsnt] Windows Server 2003 service pack 1 install broke my cvsnt

David L. Nadle david at nadle.com
Fri Jul 29 21:26:12 BST 2005

Community technical support mailing list was retired 2010 and replaced with a professional technical support team. For assistance please contact: Pre-sales Technical support via email to sales@march-hare.com.

> Since it's SSPI the standard security auditing will give more 
> information server side.  cvsnt itself doesn't know 
> necessarily why the 
> login failed.

OK. Maybe I'll find out someday what changed with SP1. For now I am up
and running again with :fork:

It's strange because the Security Audit did not report any failures.
CruiseControl had an intriguing exception:

ThoughtWorks.CruiseControl.Core.CruiseControlException: Source control
operation failed: cvs [server aborted]: can't create temporary directory
F:\CVSTEMP/cvs-serv3952: Permission denied . Process command: C:\Program
Files\cvsnt\cvs.exe -d :sspi:<my hostname>:\cvsroot -q log -N -b
"-d>2005-07-29 13:25:44 GMT" at <rest of line snipped>

I set the file permissions wide open on both cvstemp and cvsroot, adding
local service and everyone and giving full control, but it had no

David Nadle

More information about the cvsnt mailing list
Download the latest CVSNT, TortosieCVS, WinCVS etc. for Windows 8 etc.
@CVSNT on Twitter   CVSNT on Facebook