Subject: Re: Trouble checking out CVS src
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Thor Lancelot Simon <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/21/2002 00:06:37
On Wed, Feb 20, 2002 at 07:46:28PM -0500, Robert Schaefer wrote:
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Xavier HUMBERT" <email@example.com>
> To: "NetBSD-current" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Sent: Wednesday, February 20, 2002 01:09 PM
> Subject: Re: Trouble checking out CVS src
> > In message
> > Frederick Bruckman wrote:
> > >You might try using "ssh" to connect to anoncvs. In addition to setting
> > >"CVSROOT" to "email@example.com:/cvsroot", set also "CVS_RSH"
> > >to "ssh".
> > Cvs works *much* better with SSH. I don't known why.
> Just out of curiousity, what is *much*? Less delays?
AFAICT, "much" is "beats hell out of the CVS server and takes a lot
longer, thus leaving you much more likely to experience an incomplete
or inconsistent checkout".