Sounds like a configuration issue.
You should have a repository entry for every CVSROOT you're working with.
It sounds like you're instead creating one for the parent of the CVS
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On Wed, Oct 2, 2013 at 11:42 AM, Luiz Henrique Teixeira Balloti <
> I'm a little confused with the way Reviewboard works with a CVS repository.
> The repository sits at /srv/cvs and there are a number of modules inside
> it, one for each software my company develops; I'm planning to use
> Reviewboard and automate review request creation for a couple of modules
> In my test setup, Reviewboard runs in the same machine which hosts the CVS
> repository, so the repository path in Reviewboard is configured as
> /srv/cvs. On that same machine, I checked out a module "mod" to
> /home/user/src/mod, modified a file and ran post-review in that directory
> (the module "root"). The review request is created successfully, but when
> viewing the diffs, the list of files shows something lilke:
> Files Changed:
> src/file.properties (was mod/src/file.properties): 4 changes [ 1 2 3 4 ]
> It seems Reviewboard thinks the file name changed! If I generate the diff
> myself with cvs diff and prepend the module name to each path, so that
> --- src/file.properties <timestamp> 1.1
> +++ src/file.properties <timestamp>
> --- mod/src/file.properties <timestamp> 1.1
> +++ mod/src/file.properties <timestamp>
> and then post the review request, the changed files list only shows the
> file name.
> In both diffs, the "RCS file" line is correct:
> So, can I simply ignore this? Is the CVS repository configured incorrectly?
> Thanks in advance for any clarification.
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