[cvsnt] Problem committing file.

Torsten Martinsen torsten at bullestock.net
Sun May 4 21:29:45 BST 2008

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Gordon Boast wrote:
> Good morning,
> I am using cvsnt version  2.5.03 (Scorpio) Build 2382 with TortoiseCVS
> version 1.10.6. In February I switched from the :local: protocol to the
> :sspi: protocol. This was done on recommendation on this mail list to solve
> a problem I was having at the time....
> Since making this change, I have noticed that when I check out a sandbox
> (not done too often) some files in each directory are checked out as
> read-only (shown with a locked icon). Such files cannot be changed and
> committed unless I first clear the read-only property with windows explorer
> )icon changes to normal check-mark). I have been working this way,
> successfully, since February.
> Today I have a situation were after making the above change to a file, I am
> still unable to complete the commit. The following error message is posted:
>         In C:\Documents and
> Settings\TSi\Desktop\TradeStationIndicators\PackageELDs: "C:\Program 
>         Files\CVSNT\cvs.exe" commit -m "copy out from EXPORT folder"
> TurnSignal_Complete(7.0).ELD
>         CVSROOT=:sspi:gordodesk1:C:/CVSRepositories
>         cvs server: user 'TSi' is not a valid editor of the file
> 'TurnSignal_Complete(7.0).ELD'
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