[cvsnt] CVSNT service user and impersonation

Gerhard Fiedler lists at connectionbrazil.com
Tue Feb 27 15:01:20 GMT 2007

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Rick Martin wrote:

>>> All I'm trying to do is execute a script during commit of certain modules
>>> that will update or checkout the module to a shared network location. How
>>> are other users doing this?
>> Have you tried the shadow file? 
>> <http://www.cvsnt.org/manual/html/shadow-file.html>
> I've setup my shadow file to a local folder on the cvs server for testing. 
> When the shadow was created it did not create the sub-folder for the module
> where the file was changed.
> For example: say this is my repository
> TopLevel
> TopLevel\Folder1
> TopLevel\Folder2
> My shadow entry is:
> ^TopLevel HEAD C:\temp\TopLevel
> When I commit a file to Folder1 all of the files in Folder1 are checked out
> directly into C:\temp\TopLevel, not in C:\temp\TopLevel\Folder1.
> Is this normal?

I have never used the shadow file, I just remembered it from the manual and
figured it may do what you want.

We've done something like what you're trying to do before, but that was
with a cvs server running on Linux, and not using shares.


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