[Python-Dev] Anon CVS

Neal Norwitz neal@metaslash.com
Tue, 19 Nov 2002 12:25:26 -0500

On Tue, Nov 19, 2002 at 06:17:42PM +0100, Fredrik Lundh wrote:
> barry wrote:
> > I was able to do an authenticated checkout at about 1am EST last
> > night, but they're definitely mucking around with their cvs servers.
> > I noticed the checkin message now seemed to come from
> > bwarsaw@projects.sourceforge.net.  I don't know if this is a permanent
> > change, but it certainly mucked up the Mailman sender filters. :/
> > 
> > Checking now, it looks like non-anon cvs is working ok.
> I haven't been able to connect since the last wednesday or
> so (cvs update just hangs until it times out).
> If this persists, someone else will have to check in my SRE
> patches...

You may need to force protocol version 1.  You can do this by
adding/modifying a stanza in your .ssh/config file:

    host cvs.python.sourceforge.net
        Protocol 1,2