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Re: acquiring wrong home directory

From: Larry Jones
Subject: Re: acquiring wrong home directory
Date: Tue, 27 Oct 2009 14:03:51 -0400

address@hidden writes:
> The user's home directory seems to be enquired by calling getpwnam or
> getpwent.
> This is a bug, cvs should rather use the value of $HOME.

CVS *does* use the value of $HOME (if set) in preference to the value
from the passwd file.  You need to specify a scenario that's causing you
to think otherwise and let us know exactly what version(s) of CVS you're
using and on what platform(s).
Larry Jones

My brain is trying to kill me. -- Calvin

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