Re: [AMBER-Developers] low priority newbie CVS question

From: Scott Brozell <>
Date: Tue, 23 Feb 2010 17:44:53 -0500


On Tue, Feb 23, 2010 at 10:15:27AM -0500, case wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 23, 2010, Lachele Foley wrote:
> >
> > cvs checkout: move away amber11/benchmarks/nab/; it is in the way
> > C amber11/benchmarks/nab/
> >
> > Word in Google-space says that the issue is that cvs doesn't recognize
> > those files as belonging to the repo. But, I didn't change them.
> I don't think google is right here: *is* in the cvs. What you
> should do is remove your copy, then do a "cvs update" to get a fresh one.
> FWIW: I've had this a lot (on other files) and never figured out the root
> cause. One more reason for dumping CVS in 6 weeks!

I have seen this very rarely; it has always been caused by operator error;
so far the error has always been correct and means that the file
already exists in the local directory; thus, the operator error
was executing cvs co when a local checkout already existed.


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