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Re: cvs commit as root

From: Larry Jones
Subject: Re: cvs commit as root
Date: Fri, 7 Dec 2001 11:01:31 -0500 (EST)

Harry Putnam writes:
> I'd like to override the taboo on committing as root. I imagine it is
> possible but not clear how to do it.

You're only not allowed to commit as root if CVS can't figure out who
you really are.  As long as you login as yourself and then su to root
(rather than logging in as root), CVS should be able to figure out who
you really are.

If you really want to eliminate the check, look for CVS_BADROOT in

-Larry Jones

These things just seem to happen. -- Calvin

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