Subject: Re: "professionnal" features.
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Julien Gabel <email@example.com>
Date: 04/04/2005 15:52:08
>>> 1. fetch the initial pkgsrc.tar.gz for a given branch ? I know I can
>>> get ftp://ftp.netbsd.org/pub/NetBSD/packages/pkgsrc.tar.gz.
>>> But is there any official pkgsrc-BRANCH.tar.gz to be fetch (rather
>>> than pkgsrc and then "cvs up -rBRANCH") ?
>> I think you can use  as the initial branch tarball of pkgsrc and
>>  as the _updated_ branch tarball for the same branch:
>> : ftp://ftp.netbsd.org/pub/pkgsrc/2005Q1/pkgsrc-2005Q1.tar.gz
>> : ftp://ftp.netbsd.org/pub/pkgsrc/2005Q1/pkgsrc.tar.gz
> erf... I didn't see them when I browsed the FTP server.
> sorry & thanks !
No problem :)
> the update of those tarballs are daily ?
> or only when a change is made to the source tree ?
> or less often ?
As i can see, it seems to be updated daily (with or without new commits
in the pkgsrc tree) according to the timestamp of the corresponding file
on the FTP server, but i may be wrong here (correct me if i made some