[Gdal-dev] GDAL CVS access

Dan Greve grevedan at hotmail.com
Mon Apr 25 15:32:28 EDT 2005


I always had trouble with WinCVS, too.

Try downloading cygwin from www.cygwin.com, it comes with the ole-fashioned 
text based cvs, and always works for me.  You also get a windows xserver, 
all your unix basic tools, gcc compilers, python, etc, etc...

-- dan

>From: Frank Warmerdam <fwarmerdam at gmail.com>
>Reply-To: warmerdam at pobox.com
>To: Peng Gao <pgao at esri.com>
>CC: Gdal-dev <gdal-dev at remotesensing.org>
>Subject: Re: [Gdal-dev] GDAL CVS access
>Date: Mon, 25 Apr 2005 13:35:11 -0400
>On 4/25/05, Peng Gao <pgao at esri.com> wrote:
> > Now I am getting:
> >
> > CVSROOT: :pserver:cvsanon at cvs.maptools.org:/cvs/maptools/cvsroot 
> > authentication)
> > TCL is *not* available, shell is disabled
> > cvs login
> > (Logging in to cvsanon at cvs.maptools.org)
> > cvs [login aborted]: connect to cvs.maptools.org:2401 failed: Connection
> > timed out
>Wow, I'm not sure where the TCL message is coming from.  But
>the core problem seem to be unrelated, based on the connection
>timed out message.
>You might just want to try again as sometimes there are DNS problems
>with cvs.maptools.org.  Alternatively, try replacing cvs.maptools.org with
>the IP# directly (
>:pserver:cvsanon at
>Best regards,
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