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FishEye can be used as an alternative to ViewCVS. It's cooler. It's available at Also, check out the Fisheye tour at

Letting FishEye know about your repository

First, check that your project is not already listed at

If it's not, raise a chore to have FishEye configured for your project.

Despots should read FishEye Installation for more information on configuring FishEye


Setup a rewrite rules for Apache

Edit ~PROJECT/haus.d/httpd.conf.

Find the VirtualHost for the or and replace it with this, ensuring you replace PROJECT with your project name:

Code Block
<VirtualHost *:80>
    DocumentRoot /home/projects/PROJECT/public_html
    CustomLog logs/ combined

    RewriteEngine on
    # Original ViewCVS - uncomment to enable
    # RewriteRule ^/(.*)$$1 [p]
     # Redirect / to project CVS
    RewriteRule ^/$              /viewrep/PROJECT [p,l]
    # Ensure old ViewCVS links work
    RewriteRule ^/(PROJECT/.*)$ /viewrep/$1 [p,l]
    # Proxy to FishEye
    RewriteRule ^/(.*)$          http://localhost:12122/$1 [p]
     # Rewrite redirects
    ProxyPassReverse /           http://localhost:12122/