Subject: Re: cvs conflicts
To: None <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 08/29/2002 22:01:38
On Wed, Aug 28, 2002 at 08:24:46PM +0100, wrote:
> Hi
>   I'm having an issue with cvs - checking out the src directory of the
> netbsd-1-5 branch from it is grabbing the gnu
> sub-directory twice, causing lots of conflicts on the second run. Does
> anybody know why it may be doing this? I am using a sparcstation 2 with
> a 56K dialup link so it is really, really, really slow anyway which
> limits my capability to experiment and means I have to check out in 2
> hour installments. I have used different mirrors for parts of the tree,
> could this be causing the problem? I am using netbsd 1.5.2 with cvs from
> pkgsrc.

Yes, it can probably. Are you checking out, or updating ?
For a checkout you should start from an empty tree.

Manuel Bouyer <>