Subject: Re: cvs rdiff on
To: Todd Vierling <>
From: Michael Eriksson <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/07/2000 09:05:48
Todd Vierling wrote:
> On Wed, 6 Sep 2000, Michael Eriksson wrote:
> : cvs rdiff at doesn't work for me since some time (a
> : few weeks?); it just exits without any output. cvs diff works OK,
> : though. Has anybody else seen this problem?
> cvs rdiff does not work, IIRC, with a readonly repository, and this is a
> long-standing bug in cvs.  I don't know whether it's been fixed in a
> development version of cvs, and if so, whether anoncvs is using that
> version....

Well, cvs rdiff has been working for a long time on anoncvs, it just
stopped doing that for some unknown reason. It's a very nice service,
so it would be great if it could be fixed.

Michael Eriksson <>