Subject: Re: anoncvs
To: Frederick Bruckman <>
From: Andrew Brown <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/23/2000 13:14:26
>> Any solution ? I'm tired of getting the cvs tree for hours and hours....
>You could download and untar the source tarballs, and change all the
>CVS/Root entries to, or
> for ssh, but that's probably not any

that's what i did.  unpack the tarballs, install perl (makes it easier
and not to "heavy" a replacement process), and then do this:

  # cd /usr/src
  # find . -name Root | xargs perl -i -0777 -pe '$_="\n";'

then cvs update works like a charm.

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