Subject: Re: Desperate! "make update"
To: Jan Danielsson <>
From: Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/24/2005 17:53:25
On 9/24/05, Jan Danielsson <> wrote:
> Hello all,
>    I got desperate and nuked my entire pkgsrc tree, and checked it out
> again, to see if that would solve my "make update" problems, but it didn'=
>    Next step is to determine if something happened at some specific
> date. I mean, "make update" worked a few days ago, and I didn't change
> anything other than checking out pkgsrc, so I assume that broke
> something. But to be sure I'd like to check it out by date and see what
> happens.
> Is there any way to check out pkgsrc by date? If so, how?

See cvs' -D option.  You can give it to the update command to update to
a specific date/time.

Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
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