[aur-dev] cvs update issue

Aaron Griffin aaronmgriffin at gmail.com
Fri Jul 4 12:43:03 EDT 2008

On Thu, Jul 3, 2008 at 4:36 PM, Simo Leone <simo at archlinux.org> wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 03, 2008 at 10:29:56PM +0200, Andrea Scarpino wrote:
>> Hi guys,
>> now I'm trying to update cvs and I get this error message:
>> $ cvs update -d
>> cvs update: Updating .
>> cvs update: Updating blobwars
>> cvs update: Updating daemons
>> ..
>> ..
>> cvs update: Updating devel/glib2-docs
>> cvs update: failed to create lock directory for
>> `/home/cvs-community/community/devel/glib2-docs'
>> (/var/lock/cvs/community/devel/glib2-docs/#cvs.lock): Permission
>> denied
>> cvs update: failed to obtain dir lock in repository
>> `/home/cvs-community/community/devel/glib2-docs'
>> cvs [update aborted]: read lock failed - giving up
>> I don't think is a my problem. Can you resolve this?
>> Thanks
> It's a permissions issue on the server. Aaron, can you look into this?

Hmm, I deleted the 'cvsanon' group yesterday, not realizing that
things needed to be owned by that group for community. Does anyone
know the proper permissions needed here?
I readded the cvsanon group, but I'm not sure what else I could have
changed that broke this. Simo, any ideas?

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