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Problem with checkout

From: Sean Preston
Subject: Problem with checkout
Date: Fri, 23 Mar 2001 15:50:15 +0200 (SAST)


I am relatively new to using cvs and setting it up.  I followed the docs
on the website and have the cvs setup and working.  THe only
thing is that when I checkout a tree from the cvs repository all the files
permissions are read only and yet I have read/write access to the files.
If I manually change the permissions then I can edit the files and commit
them back.

The questions is could this be a config option I left out or maybe
something to do with the permissions on the cvsroot directory.  At the
moment the directory is owned by cvs.cvs and the permissions 770  Is this
ok?  I set myself as a member of this group thus being able to access the

Thanks any help would be greatly appreciated


Sean Preston   address@hidden
GNU/Linux, the OS of choice

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