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Re: Problem with Symbolic link & LockDir

From: Larry Jones
Subject: Re: Problem with Symbolic link & LockDir
Date: Mon, 2 Dec 2002 01:21:33 -0500 (EST)

Srinivas P Shenoy writes:
>   We have our repositories located in /home/cvs/.
>   There is a symbolic link created to this path called /cvs
>   which is used by all with the pserver.

CVS doesn't like symbolic links in the repository -- many things work,
some things don't.  If your system supports "loopback" mounts, you can
use that instead of the symlink. If not, you either have to live with
the things that don't work or use the real path in your CVSROOT instead
of the link.

-Larry Jones

Aw Mom, you act like I'm not even wearing a bungee cord! -- Calvin

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