Subject: Re: NOTICE: Weekly tar_files changing
To: None <>
From: Greg A. Woods <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/28/1998 19:50:56
[ On Wed, October 28, 1998 at 04:29:51 (-0500), Charles M. Hannum wrote: ]
> Subject: NOTICE: Weekly tar_files changing
> As of this weekend, the weekly tar_files will contain CVS
> administration files, so that they can be used to populate a CVS
> working tree.

Until/unless there's anonymous CVS access to the NetBSD repository this
"feature" is useful only to a tiny fraction of NetBSD users, and a
hindrance to everyone else who uses a local CVS repository.

> If you don't want the CVS gunk, you can unpack the tar files with some
> variant of:
> pax -s ',.*/CVS/.*,,' -zrf foo.tgz

Yeah, yeah, yeah.

							Greg A. Woods

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