[cvsnt] cvs import failure on windows server 2003 sp 1 with cvsnt2.5.04

rui guideveloper at gmail.com
Fri May 22 15:49:09 BST 2009

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client version: WinCvs (Build 4)
server version: Concurrent Versions System (CVSNT) 2.5.03 (Scorpio)
Build 2382 (client/server)

Client OS version: Windows XP Professional service pack 3
Server OS version: Windows server 2003 sp 1

I have enabled the option you mentioned on the server, but i don't get
any trace in output window of wincvs.
How do i enable that?


On Fri, May 22, 2009 at 2:34 PM, Arthur Barrett
<arthur.barrett at march-hare.com> wrote:
> Rui,
>> I have windows server 2003 sp1 installed and I am trying to do a big
>> import upto 2 GB using wincvs.
>> but it fails with the same error
>> cvs [import aborted]: writing to server socket: error -1
> On the server enable 'clients are allowed to trace server' and then
> trace the import - the server is probably crashing someplace.  Send just
> the last few lines of the trace to the mailing list along with the CVSNT
> client/server versions and Client/Server OS versions.
> Regards,
> Arthur

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