cvs: failed to create lock directory for `/cvs/xorg/xserver/xorg

Keith Packard keithp at
Sat Jun 10 18:53:21 PDT 2006

On Sat, 2006-06-10 at 18:11 -0700, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:

> > I know latest code is in git. How can I do a cvs diff of my old stuff? 
> > (I'd rather not do a "diff -pruN" of my CVS and GIT code since I have many 
> > objects in there too.)
> Nevermind. I used anonymous CVS instead and it worked.

Yeah, I knew that would work, but I tried to reconfigure CVS so that it
would use locks outside of the main directory. I must have made a
mistake in that though. I didn't intentionally break things...

keith.packard at
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