bugcvsreport - Bugs: bug #6542, Not able to run on Windows (with...

 
 

bug #6542: Not able to run on Windows (with CVSNT)

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Thu 13 Nov 2003 11:43:44 PM UTC  
 
Category: NoneSeverity: 3 - Normal
Item Group: NoneStatus: None
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: None
Open/Closed: Open

Add a New Comment (Rich MarkupRich Markup):
   

You are not logged in

Please log in, so followups can be emailed to you.

 

Thu 13 Nov 2003 11:43:44 PM UTC, original submission:

I am trying to run this script on a server (CVSNT) windows 2003 box.

I have CVSNT setup on C:\ drive and repository on f:\ drive .. Right now I am trying the scripts from the c:\ of the server itself.

"perl cvsreport -df:\cvsrepo\cm -f now-1month -n10"

Doing that gives me an error "The system cannot find the path specified."

I even tried the "cvsroot" format I would use on a CVS client (outside this server) to connect :

"perl cvsreport -d:sspi@:cvs-bel1:2404:/cm -f now-1month -n10"

I get the same error.

My access on the server, and the above format is also correct while doing simple checkouts thru a client.

I tried using the example.conf file given, copy it to d:\tmp\cvsreport.conf.
Then editing the "cvsreport" file and the variables for temp and global conf file. temp was set to d:\tmp and the config file to d:\tmp\cvsreport.conf

Anyone have used this under windows / cvsnt ?

Thanks
- keeron

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------
"Strive for perfection in everything you do, take the best that
exists and make it better, and if it does not exist then design it."

Keeron Modi
-unavailable-
Intern - Configurations Management Group.
Attachmate Corporation

425-649-6674

-----Original Message-----
From: Vincent Caron [mailto:v.caron@zerodeux.net]
Sent: Thursday, November 13, 2003 3:02 PM
To: Development & bugfixes discussion; Keeron Modi
Subject: Re: [cvsreport-devel] Support for windows and server side only ?

Keeron Modi wrote:

>
> Your script (CVSReport) is a nice tool to have .. But its mainly unix
> based (I guess not aimed for windows), and a client side only. It does
> send commit mails and reports .. But what if it was purely server side
> .. I.e. you can run it using a "viewcvs.cgi" type of script.


It can be used both at client and server side, ie. it does automatic
changeset detection and reporting at commit time or later on-demand.
It's actually more popular as an automatic server-side tool.

> Do you plan to make this windows-compatible ?


It's Perl, it should just run on your platform 'as is'. Cvsreport used
to depend on an external mail program, but the latest release (0.3.4)
has direct SMTP support. The only - but obvious - dependency is CVS
itself, make sure it's in your PATH.

Make sure to read the man page (badly formatted in HTML) here :
http://www.nongnu.org/cvsreport/cvsreport.html

If it does not work, please fill a bug report with the requested info here :

http://savannah.nongnu.org/bugs/?func=addbug&group=cvsreport

Anonymous

 

(Note: upload size limit is set to 16384 kB, after insertion of the required escape characters.)

Attach File(s):
   
   
Comment:
   

No files currently attached

 

Depends on the following items: None found

Items that depend on this one: None found

 

CC list is empty

 

Do you think this task is very important?
If so, you can click here to add your encouragement to it.
This task has 0 encouragements so far.

Only logged-in users can vote.

 

Please enter the title of George Orwell's famous dystopian book (it's a date):

 

 

No Changes Have Been Made to This Item

Back to the top


Powered by Savane 3.1-cleanup