[LLVMdev] Re: Could not access CVS for llvm
hendrik at topoi.pooq.com
Mon Aug 7 12:09:11 CDT 2006
On Mon, 07 Aug 2006 09:26:07 -0700, Reid Spencer wrote:
> You could also just "touch ~/.cvspass" to create the file which should
> eliminate the warning. However, since you did a login, and it seemed
> successful, chances are the file now exists (containing the blank
> password for anon at llvm.org).
Indeed, the file is there.
> On Mon, 2006-08-07 at 09:14 -0500, John Criswell wrote:
>> Hendrik Boom wrote:
>> > I tried to access the latest LLVM, since several messages here so far have
>> > referred me to it. Now I have no experience with CVS-over-the-net. My
>> > previous experiences with versoin control have been RCS and Monotone.
>> > Brief summary:
>> > hendrik at lovesong:~/dv$ mkdir llvm
>> > hendrik at lovesong:~/dv$ cd llvm
>> > hendrik at lovesong:~/dv/llvm$ cvs -d :pserver:anon at llvm.org:/var/cvs/llvm login
>> > Logging in to :pserver:anon at llvm.org:2401/var/cvs/llvm
>> > CVS password:
>> > cvs login: warning: failed to open /farhome/hendrik/.cvspass for reading: No such file or directory
>> > hendrik at lovesong:~/dv/llvm$
>> It appears that you only received a warning from cvs indicating that it
>> cannot find a file on your local machine.
>> Have you tried running the "cvs co" command (as documented in the
>> Getting Started Guide)? I suspect that it will work since the "cvs
>> login" error message is only a warning.
Did that today, now that I realise that the login was, against
appearances, successful. It seems to be working as I post.
>> -- John T.
>> > So hitting return at the password prompt, as instructed at
>> > http://llvm.org/docs/GettingStarted.html#checkout
>> > does not appear to work. Maybe cvs has changed its UI?
>> > -- hendrik
>> > _______________________________________________ LLVM Developers
>> > mailing list
>> > LLVMdev at cs.uiuc.edu http://llvm.cs.uiuc.edu
>> > http://lists.cs.uiuc.edu/mailman/listinfo/llvmdev
>> _______________________________________________ LLVM Developers mailing
>> LLVMdev at cs.uiuc.edu http://llvm.cs.uiuc.edu
More information about the LLVMdev