[cvsnt] pserver protocol issue

Bo Berglund bo.berglund at telia.com
Tue Oct 3 23:44:43 BST 2006

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On Tue, 3 Oct 2006 16:31:15 +0300, "Onur Gungor"
<Onur.gungor at gateelektronik.com.tr> wrote:

>I use CVSNT server with  Tortoise CVS client. If I work locally I can
>use the pserver protocol to check-out and commit processes without any
>problem; but if I try to use the same protocol from another pc in the
>network I got an error message which was below:
>"cvs [checkout aborted]: the :pserver: access method is not available on
>this system 
> Error, CVS operation failed"
>But if I use command promt screen instead of TortoiseCVS interface I can
>complete both check-out and commit operations without any problems.
>What may cause this problem? How can I fix it?

You just described that working from the command prompt on the remote
machine is no problem, but using Tortoise is a problem...

Then I suggest you ask in the Tortoise mail list/news group since
CVSNT does work as expected...


(Bo Berglund, developer in Sweden)

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