[Biophp-dev] Standards

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Sat, 26 Apr 2003 12:58:05 PST


Sourceforge only allows cvs access through ssh. For windows,look at the
instructions at:
It looks like you have to tunnel your Wincvs through putty.  Sorry, I
have never done this, hope you can figure it out!


> I'll be looking forward to seeing your changes to my code at
> the biophp CVS repository.  I'm learning CVS too but I doubt
> if I'd finish it in a timely manner.  I do have a question
> though.  I issue this command using a CVS client for Windows:
>     cvs -d:ext:flipmozart@cvs.sourceforge.net:/cvsroot/genephp
>     import -m "Initial import." genephp_mod vendor start
> And I get this error message:
>     [import aborted] Cannot start server via rsh: No such file or     
>     directory.
> Is it correct to suppose that it's looking for a .rchosts file in
> my home folder at sourceforge?  In SF's doc, I noticed it says
> there to issue this command (before the cvs command above):
>    export CVS_RSH=ssh
> Given that I'm using Windows, how/where do I issue this command?
> I have Putty (a Windows SSH client) on my computer and I've been
> using it to get to manage my files at SF.
> I also tried WinCVS and TortoiseCVS, and get similar messages 
> (e.g. Resource not found, etc.).  While I do have working know-
> ledge of common Unix commands, the CVS-SSH combo is beyond me.
> Thanks in advance.
> Regards,
> Serge
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