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Re: cvs client for windows

From: Dennis Jones
Subject: Re: cvs client for windows
Date: Thu, 9 Nov 2000 14:35:23 -0800

You're probably using Windows 98, right?

Make sure you have an environment variable called, "HOME", and that it is
set to something like, "C:"

For example, in autoexec.bat:

  set HOME=C:

This should correct the problem.

- Dennis

----- Original Message -----
From: "John F. Davis" <address@hidden>
To: <address@hidden>
Sent: Thursday, November 09, 2000 1:33 PM
Subject: cvs client for windows

> Hello
> I am trying to use the cvs.exe for intel on the webpage.
> From a dos box (on a windows me computer), I get the following when
> I try to do a cvs login:
> c:\cygwin\home\davis\keynetica>set
> C:\cygwin\home\davis\keynetica>c:\mybin\cvs login
> (Logging in to address@hidden)
> CVS.EXE [login aborted]: could not find out home directory
> What gives?  How do I have a home direcotry on windows?
> For what it matters, I pulled the files down using the cvs in the cygwin
> toolset for windows.  I quit using that cvs because it has permission
> problems as well.  I figured I would be better off just using the cvs.exe
> from for now.
> Any clues are appreciated.
> John
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