Subject: Re: groff/-current build problems
To: Luke Mewburn <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/11/2002 10:52:53
In message <>, Luke Mewburn writes:
>On Wed, Dec 11, 2002 at 10:46:24AM -0500, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
>  | In message <>, Luke Mewburn writes:
>  | >Tracking NetBSD source with anoncvs can help here...
>  | 
>  | Not that well, unless there's some mysterious CVS option I'm unaware 
>  | of.  (Well, actually, there are lots of options like that, but...)
>  | It works well enough tracking a particular release.  But my 1.6 source 
>  | tree is tagged with 1.6; I don't know to tell it "now use 1.7".
>"cvs update -A ..."   removes the "sticky" netbsd-1-6 tag and tells cvs
>to now update to the head again...
>Or did you mean something else?
As I said, there are lots of weird cvs options, and that's one I didn't 
know about.  I'll remember it for the 1.7 conversion...  Thanks.

		--Steve Bellovin, (me) ("Firewalls" book)