[rancid] Re: rancid sending same diffs every time cron runs

Jason Ellison infotek at gmail.com
Tue Mar 17 17:53:50 UTC 2009

On Mon, Mar 16, 2009 at 7:46 AM, Mark wrote:
> Jason Ellison wrote:
>> Hi,
>>   I'm running rancid-2.3.2a9 (modded) with CVS backend.  Quite often
>> rancid sends me the same cvs diffs every time the cron job runs.  To
>> fix it I have to remotely login and run rancid-run via an interactive
>> shell.  Host operating system is Slackware.
>>   Anyone seen this before?
> Sadly I see this all the time on 2 rancid boxes we have here.  I've not
> tried that as a fix, my fix was to just rebuild CVS and have it start
> over.  However, I will try your fix and see if works for me.
> As for a true fix, you got me.
> Mark

Do people using svn see the same issue?  getting emails of diffs
though nothing has changed?

-Jason Ellison

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