[p4] p4 triggers executing as?
robert at vizim.com
Mon Oct 6 18:50:58 PDT 2008
I always explicitly pass the user to use to my trigger framework as a
I also have an option to dump out existing settings on any failure
(particularly password related) as it has bitten me so many times in the
See my version of P4Trigger.rb
If not using such a framework, then dump out "p4 set" and "p4 info" as the
first thing to see what it is finding/picking up.
> -----Original Message-----
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> [mailto:perforce-user-bounces at perforce.com] On Behalf Of Brad Holt
> Sent: 06 October 2008 17:20
> To: perforce-user at perforce.com
> Subject: [p4] p4 triggers executing as?
> I'm having a problem with setting up the triggers on a new
> server that's being configured. These are the same triggers
> that were running on the old server, but they are failing
> now. I am seeing the:
> 'trigger_name' validation failed: Perforce password
> (P4PASSWD) invalid or unset.
> When I have it dump the output of when it is trying to run a
> "p4 describe -s". The "p4 set" output from the trigger shows
> that it looks like the trigger has me set as the default
> (P4USER), which is confusing to me. I would have thought it
> was "SYSTEM". Anyway, I'm a bit confused. As the new server
> is currently configured there is no password set for user
> SYSTEM either.
> What the heck?
> Windows 2003 x64
> Server version: P4D/NTX64/2007.2/154467
> Thanks much.
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