[Coco] CVS access to NitrOS9 and Toolshed

Lothan lothan at newsguy.com
Tue Feb 15 19:38:35 EST 2011

From: Steven Hirsch

>> As has been reported on Maltedmedia, Sourceforge was attacked this 
>> January and to protect all projects, significant changes were made to the 
>> site. The projects NitrOS9 and Toolshed were down for some time while 
>> Sourceforge did maintenance.
>> These projects are back up, but I for one, have found it impossible to 
>> get access until today. Sourceforge is now requiring SSH-2 DSA log-ins 
>> and the programs you use to checkout, update, or commit source code must 
>> match the Sourceforge protocols.
>Robert, I'm not sure what you are referring to.  I'm still able to access 
>CVS for both projects without any special contortions.  This "just works":
>$ cvs -d :pserver:anonymous at nitros9.cvs.sourceforge.net:/cvsroot/nitros9 \
>      co nitros9
>Are you saying that pserver isn't working for you?

Anonymous access is still supported using CVS pserver, but developer access 
(username/password) is supported using only CVS SSH. See 
for more details.

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