CVS troubles

Moritz Heiber moe at
Tue Dec 2 09:15:25 CET 2003

On Mon, 01 Dec 2003 19:27:50 -0600
edscott wilson garcia <edscott at> wrote:

> On Mon, 2003-12-01 at 14:50, Olivier Fourdan wrote:
> > When I do a cvs update, I get a bunch of these:
> > 
> > cvs update: warning: cannot write to history file
> > /var/cvs/xfce/CVSROOT/history:  Permission denied
> > 
> > Doesn't look too good to me... Am I alone in this case?
> Nope. So do I. I get them after cvs commit. I think we should prepare
> a backup of cvs in case of the unthinkable catastrophe.

CVS backups are made hourly to an unaffected box.


Moritz Heiber

Moritz Heiber

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