Subject: Re: CVSup collections for a NetBSD CVS tree
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Justin T. Gibbs <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/26/1999 15:04:05
>On Mon, 26 Apr 1999 21:52:01 +0200 
> Wolfram Schneider <> wrote:
> > cvsup is a magnitude faster than cvs. You can mirror a
> > NetBSD CVS tree (~400MB, 37500 files) in 100 seconds 
> > over a 28.8 modem.
>...too bad it's written in Modula-3.

And yet is available for alpha and i386, likely the two machine types used
for most of NetBSD's CVS mirrors.  It seems silly to prevent your mirrors
or user community from using this facility (in addition to anon-cvs) just
because of a personal distaste for Modula-3.