Subject: Re: simplifying htdocs build procedure (long term)
To: Rui Paulo <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: netbsd-docs
Date: 02/01/2006 16:36:44
On Wed, 1 Feb 2006, Rui Paulo wrote:
>>>>  Simply doing "cvs update" the whole directory tree periodically
>>>>  and building it on the www server.  The www mirror admins fetch
>>>>  the resulting file via HTTP or CVSup (basically CVSup can be used
>>>>  for regular files as a rsync replacement).
>>> I see. I think this isn't a solution for us.
>> Why not? It's what we do now, and I think it works fine, modulo the
>> tolls (which is what we're talking here).
>> Esp. developers can "preview" things before committing.
>> Having the final look after commit only seems like a bad idea to me.
> Did you understand we're talking about FreeBSD ?

I did.
I disagree with your statement that what FreeBSD does isn't a solution for us.

s/tolls/tools/ in my posting, sorry that changes the meaning.

  - Hubert