Subject: Re: CVS bloat?
To: Masao Uebayashi <>
From: Christian Groessler <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/04/2001 14:01:10
On 01/04/2001 09:50:15 PM ZE9 Masao Uebayashi wrote:
>> >XFree 4.0.something has been added to the repository lately (xsrc/xfree).
>> >ATM there are two version of xfree (4.0.* and 3.3.*) in the tree.
>> Ah, this explains it. thanks.
>Does this mean that the repository is >1.4GByte permanently or for
>some time?

AFAIU, CVS repositories cannot get smaller by normal means.
If you delete files, they are still in the repository under
Attic/ .

Will there be some handcrufting (rm -rf xsrc/xfree) after 3.3.* has
been replaced by 4.0.* in xsrc/xc?
Will 3.3.* even be replaced or will both X versions stay there?