Subject: Re: What am I supposed to do with usr.sbin/config ?
To: Eric Haszlakiewicz <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/31/2002 10:44:33
On Thu, May 30, 2002 at 08:28:50PM -0500, Eric Haszlakiewicz wrote:
> On Thu, May 30, 2002 at 11:47:12PM +0200, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> > This is not what I get:
> > rochebonne:/tmp>acvs co src
> > cvs server: Updating src
> 	assuming that's a direct cut-and-paste, you missed the most important part:
> the -l after the co.  At least with the version of cvs that I'm using (whatever
> happens to be on the netbsd-1-6 branch), and connecting to,
> the -l tells cvs to only grab stuff that immediately in each component of the
> src module specified by the modules file.  Can you try it with that flag and
> see if it works?

Ha yes, with -l it works. I missed it, sorry.

BTW, this is an interesting trick, someone should document it on Maybe it should even become the recommended way of
checking out the source tree.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.