[cvsnt] CVSNT error "Connection reset by peer"
dsomers at omz13.com
Thu Dec 28 15:32:42 GMT 2006
Amaninder Bector wrote:
> We are encountering an issue in using CVSNT 2.50 scorpio (we have
> migrated from CVS)
What version? 2.50 is not specific enough; give the FULL version number on
both the client and server side. (hint: #cvs ver).
Use latest stable (2.5.03.2382) or better yet latest testing (2.5.04.2471).
> While traversing through the logs,
> we are repeatedly encountering the
> following string:
> "cvs [login aborted]: recv() from server cvsserver: Connection reset by
Got any anti-virus software running? What about firewalls?
What command are you issuing? is not using -D, what is does your CVSROOT
environment var look like?
Try cvs -ttt <blah blah> so you get some diagnostics.
> We are also noticing a freeze on the Server (New clients cannot connect)
> and the server shows excessive load (Uptime output reveals loads of
Since you are using uptime I guess this means your server is not windows
based and you are on some flavour of linux (or Suse, OS X, etc.?)
> Rebooting resolves this though.
Or you could just restart xinetd and pkill any cvsnt processes, rather than
flipping the big red switch (which is a pretty drastic thing to do BTW).
David Somers - typographer/programmer/whatever
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