It is because cvs pserver method makes some temporary lock files in
the same directory where the files it is checking out resides. I think
the solution is to put "LockDir=/pack/cvs/var/lock" into the config
file in the CVSROOT. Then it doesn't matter whether the cvs user may
write in the directory tree.
Thor Lange mailto:lange＠SunSITE.dk
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