Updating CVS

Thomas Guettler pan-newsreader at thomas-guettler.de
Mon Apr 7 22:13:39 CEST 2003

> The line "sys.stderr = sys.stdin" redirects any errors to the browser.
> My question is less cgi and more cvs. I guess I didn't state it clear
> enough. I just want to know why the previous script doesn't update my
> CVS directory. Is it because I trying to run in from a web script and
> not as myself being logged in? I'm using an Apache web server running on
> Solaris.

It depends how your apache is configured. Mine is running suexec: All CGI
scripts are running with my UID. (http://localhost/~guettli/...)

But it seems that yours is running as nobody or www-data

os.system("who loves mom") might help.


Thomas Guettler <guettli at thomas-guettler.de>

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