Subject: Re: anoncvs
To: None <email@example.com>
From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/17/2005 16:29:29
Sean Davis wrote:
> On Mon, 17 Jan 2005 10:02:37 -0600, Francisco Valladolid Hernandez
> <email@example.com> wrote:
>>I'am trying update my pkgsrc tree from anoncvs.netbsd.org but this
>>respond with the following error:
>>export CVSROOT = firstname.lastname@example.org:/cvsroot
>>[/usr/pkgsrc $]sudo cvs -q update -dP
>>ssh_exchange_identification: Connection closed by remote host
>>cvs [update aborted]: end of file from server (consult above messages if
>>I want to know if there are exists some problems with this server.
> Yes. It is overloaded about 99% of the time.
Do you have to do it via ssh?
The following might work better:
cvs update -dP
PS. don't add any '-z' flags either, as it's likely to stall your
download if the server is overloaded.