Subject: Re: pkgsrc reorg
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/05/2000 11:17:08
On Thu, 5 Oct 2000, Hubert Feyrer wrote:

: > The way cvs currently works, you'll still create all the emptied
: > subdirectories, plus CVS directories, and then delete them with each
: > checkout. So there's no benefit unless you start a new repository.
: Good point, I'll keep that in mind.

However, it'll still benefit people who download the pkgsrc tarball.  8^)

Besides, do we really need that much time-travel capability in pkgsrc?  How
about cvs repository moves--physical, at the file level--and just tell
people "sorry, you need to nuke and re-checkout pkgsrc"?

-- Todd Vierling <>  *
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