Subject: Re: anoncvs problem with netbsd-1-5
To: None <>
From: Richard Earnshaw <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/18/2002 10:13:24
> I'm trying to update 1.5.3_ALPHA sources wgich usually works flawlessly.
> Got this error:
> cvs server: Updating src/dist/am-utils
> cvs server: Updating src/dist/am-utils/amd
> cvs server: Updating src/dist/am-utils/amq
> cvs server: Updating src/dist/am-utils/aux
> cvs [server aborted]: cannot open directory /cvsroot/basesrc/dist/am-utils/aux: No such file or directory

You need to remove the aux directory manually, and re-update.

The aux directory was empty and was causing problems for people running 
cygwin (thank-you Microsoft: why should "aux" be a reserved file name?)