Subject: Re: fails
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/30/2004 08:34:58
On Dec 30, 12:04am, (Douglas Wade Needham) wrote:
-- Subject: Re: fails

| Question...are the anoncvs mirrors being updated properly?  I would
| expect they are, but being sure is a good thing.  If so, I know it is
| a major hassle, but one can go through a tree and replace the CVS/Root
| files.  That would be one way to update via anoncvs.  Another
| possibility, given the right setup and access is to effect this via
| changes to your internal DNS or nsswitch (to point to /etc/hosts
| first) to have cvs get a mirror IP address instead.

I believe that the anoncvs mirrors pull directly from anoncvs which
is the machine that is down. So what you are proposing will not help.