Subject: Re: Question about cvs
To: None <>
From: Huub <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 04/16/2006 13:11:06
> I bet you're using bash then, or zsh, or any other bourne shell. Try
> export CVSROOT=''
> cd /usr
> cvs checkout -P pkgsrc
> for checkout 
> and
> cd /usr/pkgsrc
> cvs update -dAP
> for update (No need to set CVSROOT)
> You might want to use a different mirror though; it's considered good
> practice to find a local one. See

Ok. New problem:

bash-3.00# ./checkoutpkgsrc
./checkoutpkgsrc: line 2: export: 
`': not a valid identifier
cvs checkout: No CVSROOT specified!  Please use the `-d' option
cvs [checkout aborted]: or set the CVSROOT environment variable.

When looking at the anoncvs link, I suspect :pserver isn't quite correct?