Hi,

In message "[ruby-talk:17059] "cvs commit" from within ruby"
    on 01/06/29, Clemens Wyss <wys / helbling.ch> writes:

|Unfortunately I don't get to see the error message of my try to commit.
|Why does commit not work as a system-call?

I'm not sure what was your problem.  But I think you have to capture
stderr from the command.  Try system("cvs update 2>&1") or require "open3"


							matz.