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Re: cvs woes
----- Original Message -----
From: Marco S Hyman <email@example.com>
> "Michael Shutes" writes:
> > sigh, cvs and i are just not getting along.
> You are not using CVS correctly... which means you're probably following
> the written doc :-)
> > currently my CVSROOT is "CVSROOTfirstname.lastname@example.org:/cvs"
> > have tried others with the same result. please help.
> For all: CVSROOT IS NOT USED IF AN EXISTING CVS/Root FILE EXISTS.
> If you want to force the use of a specific repository you MUST use the
> cvs -d option.
> > # cd /usr
> > # cvs get -PA src
> Try it this way:
> # cd /usr
> # cvs -q -d email@example.com:/cvs get -PA src
thank you marco, it worked. thank you very much!