Subject: Re: is CVS the only way to update pkgsrc?
To: Tom Nakamura <>
From: Geert Hendrickx <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 06/07/2005 13:52:07
On Tue, Jun 07, 2005 at 03:45:45AM -0700, Tom Nakamura wrote:
> I'm trying to find out the canonical way of updating my /usr/pkgsrc
> tree. Is "cvs update -Pd", as stated in the main documentation, still
> the only/best method? How are all the cool kids doing it?

The _uncool_ kids would download and untar pkgsrc.tar.gz on a regular
basis.  And AFAIK, it's the only option when you're behind a proxy. :(