[Coco] CVS & NitrOS-9

Steven Hirsch snhirsch at gmail.com
Wed Feb 2 08:37:32 EST 2011

On Tue, 1 Feb 2011, gene heskett wrote:

>> Since the weekend, when I try to update my files, I get the response:
>> "cvs [checkout aborted]: connect to
>> nitros9.cvs.sourceforge.net( failed: Connection
>> refused"
>> Does anybody have info as to what has changed at Sourceforge?
>> Ed Orbea
> All passwds have been reset due to a security breach that they don't think
> leaked a thing but this precautionary because the attacker used a good
> passwd to get it, but never got root.  If you are not a member of the
> group, I suspect you will need to go back to the original login syntax so
> that your credentials are refreshed.  Or maybe even do a passwd update. I
> had to do mine a couple of days ago after they sent me an email.

Unfortunately, that error is unrelated to personal credentials.  As of 
this AM, I believe their CVS servers are still shut down.


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