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Re: pserver problem

From: James P. Schmidt
Subject: Re: pserver problem
Date: Mon, 16 Sep 2002 11:25:17 -0400 (EDT)

On Mon, 16 Sep 2002, Larry Jones wrote:

> Check your $PATH (or whatever the csh equivalent is) -- you need to have
> /usr/local/bin before /usr/um/bin to get your new version.  If it
> already is, then you need to have the shell rehash its hashed commands
> (or just log out and back in again).

Ah, I see.  That makes perfect sense.  I'll take a look at that.
% which cvs

Whee, works for me... now, where to change the path for root, since it
can't see cvs at all...

> Ah, but that's *not* the same error as before -- now you're successfully
> connecting to the pserver, but your username and password aren't valid.

Heh, the joy of having extra eyes looking at your work :)  I've probably
seen a similar error before, and just didn't notice the change.

> Are you trying to use system authorization or a CVSROOT/passwd file?


> Make sure that SystemAuth is set correctly in your CVSROOT/config file
> and make sure the contents of CVSROOT/passwd are correct if you have one
> (the format is *not* the same as /etc/passwd, although it is similar).

And SystemAuth was commented out, as well as set to no.  CVSROOT/passwd
was created as per Fogel's documentation.

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