Setup CVS Project Management System

To connect to a CVS team repository, perform the following steps.

  1. Switch to the CVS Repository Exploring perspective. To do this, select Window > Open perspective > Other ... > CVS Repository Exploring from the menu bar.
    Open CVS Perspective
  2. The relevant perspective will be opened. Select the view CVS Repositories . If you now click the right mouse button, a pop-up menu appears. Select the menu item New > Repository Location... .
    New CVS Repository Location
  3. In the new pop-up window, you can specify your CVS server, user information and protocol. To get this informations, you may need to contact your administrator.
    Enter CVS Repository Location
  4. Select the option Validate Connection on Finish .
  5. Press the Finish button.

If everything is correct, the connection is set up and you can continue to use the team repository.
CVS Repository View