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Re: Permission Denied for 'other' users

From: Todd Denniston
Subject: Re: Permission Denied for 'other' users
Date: Tue, 17 May 2005 18:07:21 -0500

farseer wrote:
> I have setup CVS under CYGWIN + XP.
> When i commit files, they are added to the repository as read only
> always (-r--r--r-- or -r-xr-xr-x).  this means when anyone else does an
> update and tries to work with these files, he/she is unable to commit
> changes.
> does anyone know of the possible causes of this and how to correct?
Fix your _directory_ permissions (assuming CYGWIN allows/uses dir perms) to
allow the group/others write privs on the directories. if you can use group
perms on dirs and set the sgid bit it will make your life easier. ignore the
_file_ permissions, CVS takes care of those.
Todd Denniston
Crane Division, Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC Crane) 
Harnessing the Power of Technology for the Warfighter

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