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Problems with cvs and diff
- To: gnu-win32 at cygnus dot com
- Subject: Problems with cvs and diff
- From: Ken Miller <miller at agt dot net>
- Date: Fri, 21 Mar 1997 01:50:51 -0700
- Organization: Shetland Software Services Inc.
I recently installed cvs and the Cygnus Gnu utilties, and immediately
ran into the following problem while trying to commit changes to a cvs
cvs commit: Examining .
cvs commit: Examining testing
cvs commit: Committing .
Log message unchanged or not specified
a)bort, c)ontinue, e)dit, !)reuse this message unchanged for remaining
Checking in LogManager.cc;
c:/src/cvsroot/LogMan/LogManager.cc,v <-- LogManager.cc
new revision: 1.6; previous revision: 1.5
diff.exe: write error <------ ERROR HERE
ci: c:/src/cvsroot/LogMan/LogManager.cc,v: diff failed
cvs commit: could not check in LogManager.cc
I looked at the diff source, and found that the problem occurs in the
check_stdout() function in diff.c. It is complaining that stdout is an
invaild file handle. What gives with this? I'm not sure how to fix the
problem, so I'm wondering if anyone else out there is having the same
I'm using CVS 1.9, RCS 5.7 and the latest Cygnus utilities from
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