[ECOS] Re: cvs [server aborted]: can't chdir(/nohome): No su c h file or directory

Koeller, T. Thomas.Koeller@baslerweb.com
Tue Mar 19 01:21:00 GMT 2002


I just downloaded the entire repository for the first time and did not
encounter such problems.

Thomas

-----Original Message-----
From: Simoncc [mailto:simoncc@ms46.url.com.tw]
Sent: Tuesday, March 19, 2002 7:02 AM
To: 'ecos-discuss'
Subject: Re: [ECOS] Re: cvs [server aborted]: can't chdir(/nohome): No
suc h file or directory


Mmm...
I have updated the whole source I have.
But I found one thing that if you are the first time to get the whole source
from CVS,
you will get in trouble with one strange file name ".new.long..."
Watch out with this.

Simon



----- Original Message -----
From: "Andrew Lai" <laiandrew@cwc.nus.edu.sg>
To: "Koeller, T." <Thomas.Koeller@baslerweb.com>; "'ecos-discuss'"
<ecos-discuss@sources.redhat.com>
Sent: Tuesday, March 19, 2002 2:02 PM
Subject: RE: [ECOS] Re: cvs [server aborted]: can't chdir(/nohome): No suc h
file or directory


Yes!! The solution works need to add -l as shown below:

cvs -l -d :pserver:anoncvs@sources.redhat.com:/cvs/ecos -z 9 co -P ecos

At 06:51 PM 3/18/02 +0100, Koeller, T. wrote:
>Right, that works for me, too (although I dont quite understand why...).
>
>Thomas
>
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Simoncc [mailto:simoncc@ms46.url.com.tw]
>Sent: Monday, March 18, 2002 6:18 PM
>To: sankar@telocity.com
>Cc: ecos-discuss@sources.redhat.com
>Subject: [ECOS] Re: cvs [server aborted]: can't chdir(/nohome): No such
>file or directory
>Importance: High
>
>
>Hello Sankar & all guys,
>     well, my cvs is working now.
>I did not change any environment variables.
>I think cvs server there should be set to read-only mode such that
>the history file could not created there.
>Try to add a option '-l' into your cvs lines...
>i.e.
>     cvs -l -d :pserver:anoncvs@sources.redhat.com:/cvs/ecos -z 9 co -P
ecos
>now it's downloading ...
>
>Simon
>
>
>----- Original Message -----
>From: <sankar@telocity.com>
>To: <simoncc@ms46.url.com.tw>
>Sent: Sunday, March 17, 2002 6:05 PM
>Subject: cvs [server aborted]: can't chdir(/nohome): No such file or
>directory
>
>
>Hello Simon,
>
>            I have same problem as yours and I saw
>your post on the ECOS mail archive. I am using windows
>2000 professional and I have installed Wincvs1.3.7.1
>and I have also installed Python and TCL. I am able
>to login to the CVS server but when I eexcute the following command
>cvs -d :pserver:anoncvs@sources.redhat.com:/cvs/ecos -
>z 6 co -P ecos
>I am getting the following error
>cvs [server aborted]: can't chdir(/nohome): No such
>file or directory.
>
>Is there any environment variable need to be set??
>Can you please help me. I am unable to understand what
>Andrew has mentioned in his email post.
>
>Thanks in Advance
>
>Sankar
>
>
>
>
>
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