Subject: Re: NOTICE: Weekly tar_files changing
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Greg A. Woods <email@example.com>
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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