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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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