[cvsnt] Not able to checkout code from repository

Glen Starrett glen.starrett at march-hare.com
Fri Nov 14 14:03:00 GMT 2008

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Gaurav Chhabra wrote:
> Why is it so? Is the .cvspass file sufficient enough to make it possible
> (user name as well as password authentication)?

No.  If there's a match for the exact CVSROOT, then the password is fed 
from the cvspass file.  You use the cvs login and cvs logout commands to 
manage the entries in it.  Read more about it in the manual.


Glen Starrett
Technical Account Manager, North America
March Hare Software, LLC
800-653-1501 x803

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