[Bioperl-l] Anything up with cvs/svn?
jason at bioperl.org
Mon Jan 7 12:43:18 EST 2008
CVS r/w is locked because we are transitioning to SVN - you can still
checkout via anonymous CVS on code.open-bio.org.
The SVN is going to be in /home/svn-repositories/bioperl not George's
directory, but we are still monkeying around with the directory
structure. You can try a checkout but be warned it may change a few
more times if we add another directory layer in there.
You will get requests for your password at least three times - I
strongly suggest you use SSH keys to avoid getting prompted each time
- I don't know why you get asked 3 times as it is a SVN thing I
assume it is having to make 3 separate requests to do a checkout.
That's what is up for now. We'll report when the final SVN migration
On Jan 7, 2008, at 9:24 AM, Scott Cain wrote:
> I was trying to get bioperl-live this morning from either cvs or
> svn and
> failed. I was wondering if something was going on with the server.
> Here are the things I tried:
> cvs -d:ext:scain at dev.open-bio.org:/home/repository/bioperl co
> which resulted in this:
> cvs checkout: warning: cannot write to history file /home/
> repository/bioperl/CVSROOT/history: Permission denied
> cvs checkout: Updating bioperl-live
> cvs checkout: failed to create lock directory for `/home/repository/
> bioperl/bioperl-live' (/home/repository/bioperl/bioperl-live/
> #cvs.lock): Permission denied
> cvs checkout: failed to obtain dir lock in repository `/home/
> cvs [checkout aborted]: read lock failed - giving up
> Then I thought I'd try the suggested svn checkout method from the
> bioperl wiki:
> svn co svn+ssh://email@example.com/home/hartzell/bioperl/
> which resulted in
> svn: No repository found in 'svn+ssh://firstname.lastname@example.org/home/
> Finally, I after looking at the openbio server, I thought I'd try
> svn co svn+ssh://email@example.com/home/svn-repositories/
> which resulted in repeated requests for my password (which I supplied
> correctly at least once out of the several requests).
> So, what's up?
> Thanks much,
> Scott Cain, Ph. D.
> cain.cshl at gmail.com
> GMOD Coordinator (http://www.gmod.org/)
> Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
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