Subject: Re: Trouble checking out CVS src
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Ian P.Thomas <email@example.com>
Date: 02/21/2002 17:55:24
On Thursday, February 21, 2002, at 12:06 AM, Thor Lancelot Simon wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 20, 2002 at 07:46:28PM -0500, Robert Schaefer wrote:
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Xavier HUMBERT" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>> To: "NetBSD-current" <email@example.com>
>> 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
>>>> "CVSROOT" to "firstname.lastname@example.org:/cvsroot", set also
>>>> 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".
I this what would be considered an inconsistent checkout?
solo# cvs -z5 -t checkout -P src
cvs checkout: notice: main loop with
-> Starting server: ssh anoncvs.netbsd.org -l anoncvs cvs server
S-> do_module (src, Updating, , )
S-> do_module (src-nocrypto, Updating, , )
S-> do_module (_basesrc-cmp, Updating, , )
S-> do_module (_gnusrc-cmp, Updating, , )
S-> do_module (_sharesrc-cmp, Updating, , )
S-> do_module (_syssrc-cmp, Updating, , )
S-> do_module (_syssrc-cmp1, Updating, , )
S-> do_module (_syssrc-cmp2, Updating, , )
S-> do_module (_syssrc-cmp3, Updating, , )
Read from remote host anoncvs.netbsd.org: Connection timed out
cvs [checkout aborted]: end of file from server (consult above messages
This was with the CVS_RSH set to ssh. It looks like it died some
where in syssrc. I'll try running it again without the CVS_RSH set to
ssh. I need the z5 compression because I have a slow 56k connection.
To all who have offered advice, thanks. The upgrade is progressing
slowly, but I'm learning a lot in the process.
Of course it runs NetBSD
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