[spambayes-dev] spambayes CVS repository problem

Sjoerd Mullender sjoerd at acm.org
Wed Jul 25 22:35:18 CEST 2007

On 07/25/2007 06:56 PM, skip at pobox.com wrote:
>     Sjoerd> After the change to SVN, I would like to copy my private changes
>     Sjoerd> over to the new checkout.  However, I can't easily since cvs
>     Sjoerd> diff gives me
>     Sjoerd> cvs diff: failed to create lock directory ...
>     Sjoerd> Presumably this is an attempt to prevent people from
>     Sjoerd> accidentally committing to the wrong repository, but it makes it
>     Sjoerd> difficult to read the repository.  Maybe a better way than
>     Sjoerd> making the directories read-only would be to add a commitinfo
>     Sjoerd> entry.  Something like
>     Sjoerd> ALL /bin/false
>     Sjoerd> might do the job.
> I don't know anything about commitinfo and would really prefer to not mess
> with CVS any more than absolutely necessary.  I've reenabled you for CVS
> write access.  You could also do a checkout and just locally diff the two
> trees.

I've been able to do my cvs diff, so now I don't need the CVS access
anymore.  Thanks.

Sjoerd Mullender

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