Subject: Re: anoncvs update problem (fwd)
To: Ruibiao Qiu <>
From: gabriel rosenkoetter <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/09/2001 02:09:06
On Fri, Feb 09, 2001 at 01:07:07AM -0600, Ruibiao Qiu wrote:
> On Fri, 9 Feb 2001, gabriel rosenkoetter wrote:
> >Uh... if setting CVS_RSH makes things work, then you don't have
> >CVSROOT set to use pserver.
> >
> >echo $CVSROOT right now, will you?
> Of course, it is ""
> cuz I setenv'd it just before I did "cvs login".

Um. Okay. Make sure CVS_RSH is unset, and do:

cvs -d $CVSROOT <command>

(I'd recommend update -dP somewhere small in pkgsrc, just for
speed's sake, for <commmand>.)

Yes, yes, I know the -d $CVSROOT should be unecessary, but humor me.

       ~ g r @