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 16:14:26
On Fri, May 31, 2002 at 10:44:33AM +0200, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> > 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.

Well, it didn't work for me for the 1.6 branch: after a
cvs co -l -r netbsd-1-6 src
a cvs update -r netbsd-1-6 -dPA would leave me with an almost-empty usr.sbin
(only config).

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.