From: John Allen (john.allen at domain oc2.com)
Date: Wed 23 Feb 2000 - 14:30:27 GMT
"John P. Looney" wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 23, 2000 at 01:54:44PM +0000, John Allen mentioned:
> > > Poxy complex-to-debug-wierd-problems software :)
> > What weird problems are you having?
> Any time anyone does a checkout/update, we get a message:
> cvs server: cannot open /root/.cvsignore: Permission denied
This is very strange, as your CVS repository appears to be
Are you using direct access (ie. NFS), or pserver or what?
If you are using pserevr, then what is inetd running?
You need to run the server side cvs with a --allow-root for all
the repositories served from that server.
> During updates, we also get:
> Checking in README.oracle;
> /var/cvs/source/mail/imap/README.oracle,v <-- README.oracle
> new revision: 1.4; previous revision: 1.3
> cvs [server aborted]: can't chdir(/root): Permission denied
> cvs commit: saving log message in /tmp/cvsJVePPE
> And /tmp/cvsJVePPE doesn't contain anything.
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