[cvsnt] Setting up shared repositories

Torsten Martinsen torsten at vip.cybercity.dk
Fri Aug 17 22:43:35 BST 2007

Gerhard Fiedler wrote:
> AFAIK, when checking out with TCVS, it /always/ uses the -d option with the
> values that you set in the checkout dialog. I don't know whether there is a
> way to run a checkout with TCVS without it using the -d option, but I don't
> think there is. Since the -d option overrides your CVSROOT environment
> variable, it doesn't get used here.
Yes. The only way that the CVSROOT env var is used in TortoiseCVS is
that its value is preloaded in the Checkout dialog.

In that way it might be slightly helpful, but even without the variable
set TortoiseCVS will remember the CVSROOT you used the last time.


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