[cvsnt] linefeed expected: got 13

Gabriel Genellina gagsl-cvsnt at yahoo.com.ar
Tue Jun 23 17:07:33 BST 2009

En Tue, 23 Jun 2009 09:22:04 -0300, Prabhakar, Paul Prem Sagar
<p-paul.prem-sagar at hp.com> escribió:

> I have moved the CVS_ROOT from a Unix server to a windows server.
> When I try to check out from the windows CVS server, using a tag I get  
> "cvs [server aborted]: linefeed expected in (got 13)" error.
> Is there a utility available to convert the Unix format files to dos  
> format ?

unix2dos/dos2unix -- but I would NEVER use it on a repository file!
How did you copy the repository? It should be a binary move (byte by
byte). Check that all files have the same size on both platforms.

Gabriel Genellina

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