Subject: Re: Adding pkgsrc/distfiles/.cvsignore to repository
To: Matthias Scheler <>
From: David Brownlee <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/22/1999 09:59:25
On 21 Nov 1999, Matthias Scheler wrote:

> In article <>,
> 	David Brownlee <> writes:
> > It should avoid a '? XXX.tgz' from every file in distfiles
> > when running a cvs update...
> What's wrong about letting "DISTFILES" to an apropriate directory?

	That would work around the problem, but since the default
	setup both points to distfiles, and ships a 'distfiles'
	directory under CVS, it seems reasonable to make it ignore
	the contents.