Subject: Re: [HEADS-UP] CVS_USER to be removed from build.conf in about one week
To: Roland Illig <>
From: Alistair Crooks <>
List: pkgsrc-bulk
Date: 11/25/2005 07:19:21
On Thu, Nov 24, 2005 at 07:14:13PM +0100, Roland Illig wrote:
> Since I have got no reply saying "yes, I do use CVS_USER" to my last 
> mail, I will remove this setting from the configuration file in about 
> one week. If no one needs it, why should we have it? As explained in the 
> other mail, I see big security problems if you have different users for 
> "cvs update" and "mk/bulk/build".
> So this is your last chance. Cry if you want to keep that setting.

FWIW, I don't use CVS_USER.