[cvsnt] cvs init problem
tony.hoyle at march-hare.com
Fri Dec 5 17:20:34 GMT 2008
Tom Halliley wrote:
> bash-3.00$ cvsnt -f -d
> :pserver:toolsadm at source2:/export/local/home/toolsadm/CVS_REPO -n init
> cvsnt [server aborted]: Must specify root for remote init command
The error is corrrect. You need to specify a (relative) root to the
init command with -r.
Personally I'd forget about remote init. Apart from the security issues
of people being able to create repositories on a remote machine, it's
difficult to get working correctly anyway.
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