I've been trying to check out source using cvsgrab, and specified the parameters below. I get a host parameter is null error. I have pasted the output below.
cvsgrab -webInterface FishEye1_0 -destDir . -url http://fisheye.jboss.com/viewrep/JBoss/jbosside -proxyHost MYPROXY -proxyPort 8080 -proxyUser MYUSER -proxyPassword MYPASSWORD
Using proxy MYPROXY:8080
Login on the proxy with user name MYUSER
Detected cvs web interface: FishEye1_0
CVSGrab version 2.2.2 starting...
When attempting to connect to http://fisheye.jboss.com/viewrep/JBoss/jbosside/?h
ideDeletedFiles=Y, got error: Error 407 when reading http://fisheye.jboss.com/vi
When attempting to connect to cvsroot?hideDeletedFiles=Y, got error: host parame
ter is null
When attempting to connect to http://fisheye.jboss.com/viewrep/?hideDeletedFiles
=Y, got error: Error 407 when reading http://fisheye.jboss.com/viewrep/?hideDele
[ERROR] Cannot connect to the website, check your proxy settings
[ERROR] There were some errors.
[ERROR] If you cannot find an obvious answer, report the problem to http://sourc
I am also getting exactly the similar error.
My problem is solved. I have contacted my system administrator. He has bypassed the proxy authentication and then it started downloading...
Nice that your problem is solved. Can you give me some details about your proxy, like is it an NTLM (Windows) proxy?