cvs update -d -P fails

Greg Dickie greg at
Wed Apr 7 14:50:42 GMT 1999

Hi Tridge,

Been there... Done that, several times actually. The file is there and
looks fine to me. I'm running from 1 level up from source and all the other
directories work fine. If I completely remove source and update then it's also
fine (although a bit difficult to track changes ;-).


On 07-Apr-99 Andrew Tridgell wrote:
>>   My automatic CVS update and uild has been failing for a few weeks with:
>> cvs server: Updating source
>> cvs update: cannot open CVS/Entries for reading: No such file or directory
> if you are in the right directory and there is no CVS/Entries then
> something is *badly* wrong. Checkout the whole thing from scratch and
> try again?

Greg Dickie
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