filenames (SOLVED)

David McGlone d.mcglone at
Thu Dec 11 01:22:31 UTC 2008

On Wednesday 10 December 2008 5:39:56 pm David McGlone wrote:
> Hi All,
> I am using CVS on my computers, and I need to create the CVS folder on a
> seperate partition that all my computers can access, but for some reason
> when I create a CVS folder on that partition, it will not make "CVSROOT" it
> keeps making it all lowercase letters instead of all caps. I tried renaming
> the folder but dolphin and konqueror say that the file already exsists.
> I've even did a test and created a folder in $HOME with ALL CAPS and when I
> move it to the partition, it automatically switches to all lowercase.
> anyone know what's up with this?

I thought cervisia wouldn't work with a repository if the CVSROOT file wasn't 
all caps. Turns out that wasn't the case. I was actually working on the wrong 
files in the wrong directory. (What a blonde moment for me!)

David M.

More information about the kubuntu-users mailing list