Subject: Re: simplifying htdocs build procedure (long term)
To: None <>
From: Rui Paulo <>
List: netbsd-docs
Date: 02/01/2006 15:55:19
Hubert Feyrer <> writes:

> 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.

Then, convince admins to build the website on nbwww.

Rui Paulo -