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cvs: Terminated with fatal signal 6
- From: Volker Quetschke <quetschke at scytek dot de>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Wed, 06 Feb 2002 23:24:54 +0100
- Subject: cvs: Terminated with fatal signal 6
I just tried to download the Openoffice sources with cvs running on
cygwin (1.3.9, everything updatet, all binary mounts) / Windows 2K.
... Password: anoncvs
$cvs checkout -r OpenOffice341C OpenOffice
cvs: lock.c:177: lock_name: Assertion `(__extension__
(__builtin_constant_p ( strlen (CVSroot_directory)) &&
((__builtin_constant_p (repository) && strlen (repository) < ((size_t) (
strlen (CVSroot_directory)))) || (__builtin_constant_p
CVSroot_directory)))); }) : strncmp (repository, CVSroot_directory,
strlen (CVSroot_directory)))) == 0' failed.
Terminated with fatal signal 6
I write this to the cygwin list, because when I try the commands given
above on a sun solaris machine everything is OK and cvs starts to download.
But I realized that when I mistype the branch on the solaris machine,
e.g. OpenOffice341c (a small c instead of a capital C) I get a similar
Is this cygwin related? Can anybody help? My apologies if this is off topic.
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