Subject: Re: anoncvs broken: `author' not in the expected place
To: Hisashi T Fujinaka <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/11/2004 17:03:27
On Fri, Dec 10, 2004 at 08:05:21AM -0800, Hisashi T Fujinaka wrote:
> The complete line is :
> cvs [update aborted]: unable to parse 
> /cvsroot/src/gnu/dist/grep/intl/intl-compat.c,v; `author' not in the 
> expected place
> There's one for pkgsrc in rp-pppoe as well.
> Unfortunately, I'm not even sure what this error means.

That something corrupted a few files on the anoncvs server. Hopefully,
a full rsync runs once a day, that would fix this ...

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference