Subject: Re: cvs still behaving strangely...
To: Greywolf <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/07/2000 20:27:09
On Thu, Sep 07, 2000 at 08:45:42AM -0700, Greywolf wrote:
> FWIW:  /usr/src is on its own filesystem, so /usr/src must exist prior to
> starting the cvs checkout.
> # cvs login
> (Logging in to
> Password: anoncvs
> # pwd
> /usr
> # cvs co -P src-crypto-all
> cvs checkout: in directory src:
> cvs checkout: cannot open CVS Entries for reading: No such file or directory

Hum, I'm not sure you can easily avoid it (although I admit cvs could be
smarter with an empty dir). What you can do is do the checkout in
/usr/src, and then move all directories from /usr/src/src to /usr/src.

Manuel Bouyer <>