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Re: locking CVS to read only to move to SVN

From: Marcus Rohrmoser <mrohrmoser_at_gmx-gmbh.de>
Date: 2005-09-14 10:15:52 CEST

> On Tue, 2005-09-13 at 10:28 -0700, Samuel DeVore wrote:
>>We are in the process of moving a large number of internal projects
>>from CVS to SVN and was wondering if anyone knew if it were possible
>>to lock the old CVS to be read only. To make sure that the changes
>>are done in the right place by all the developers.
Daniel Berlin schrieb:
> Just chmod -R a-w the whole damn directory tree :)

Do this for the files only, otherwise checkouts & updates might be impossible because cvs cannot
create temporary lock files.

find $cvs_base -type f | xargs chmod a-w

Greetings,
        M

Received on Wed Sep 14 10:17:09 2005

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