Using anonymous CVS

cvs<project> login
cvs<project> co <module>

Browsing CVS

CVS Repositories can be browsed online from If you want to link to a particular project's repository, append the project name to the end of the URL (eg.

Using developer CVS

  • Get a username:
  • Using your username.
    • export CVS_RSH=ssh
    • export CVSROOT=:ext:<developer><project> cvs -z3 co <module>
    • If you specified a passphrase when running ssh-keygen, then you must enter that passphrase now.