[cvsnt] FW: import statement just hangs
siegfried at heintze.com
Tue May 27 04:49:52 BST 2008
OK, I just upgraded both client and server to 2.5.04 and it still hangs.
>From: siegfried [mailto:siegfried at heintze.com]
>Sent: Monday, May 26, 2008 8:27 PM
>To: 'Arthur Barrett'
>Subject: RE: [cvsnt] import statement just hangs
>I just updated to 2.5.03 because that was the default. Is that recent
>It still hangs! I'm trying 2.5.04 presently. Do I install both the server
suite and the client suite? I guess so -- all the work is on one box.
>>From: Arthur Barrett [mailto:arthur.barrett at march-hare.com]
>>Sent: Monday, May 26, 2008 5:04 PM
>>To: siegfried; cvsnt at cvsnt.org
>>Subject: RE: [cvsnt] import statement just hangs
>>> I've been checking out and checking in code to existing
>>> repositories and
>>> cvsnt v2.5.02 has been working fine. However, the following
>>> statement just
>>> cvs -d :pserver:siegfried:topsecret at CVS_WXS/CVSNT/WXS import
>>> -Cd . root
>>Upgrade to the RC of 2.5.04 available on the www.cvsnt.org/wiki web
>>site. IF the problem still occurs in that release we can ask some more
>>questions and look into it. 2.5.02 is quite old now.
>>> Incidently, when I do cvs --help import I see the second
>>> parameter is vendor
>>> tag. What is the vendor tag?
>>> And what is the release tag? I think the release tag shows up
>>> when you do a
>>The 'import' command is for creating 'vendor branches' it is not
>>actually an import at all. In 2.5.03 we tried to generalise it a little
>>and removed the requirement for 'release tag' and 'vendor tag' but the
>>history of the command is the same - it's not designed to import, it's
>>designed to create a vendor branch.
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