Subject: misc/36765: weekly netbsd-3.tar.bz2 on
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List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 08/10/2007 15:45:00
>Number:         36765
>Category:       misc
>Synopsis:       weekly netbsd-3.tar.bz2 on
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    misc-bug-people
>State:          open
>Class:          support
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Fri Aug 10 15:45:00 +0000 2007
>Originator:     George Georgalis
It saves a ton of time to ftp the pkgsrc bz2
then extract and do a cvs update on a new machine,
verses doing an initial cvs checkout.

Can a cron be setup to generate archives of netbsd source
tags to accelerate src checkout? Maybe it would reduce load
and bandwidth of the netbsd cvs servers, too?