Subject: Re: Downloading via cvs?
To: Havard Eidnes <>
From: Mike M. Volokhov <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/19/2005 09:13:16
On Sat, 17 Dec 2005 00:39:35 +0100 (CET)
Havard Eidnes <> wrote:

> Hi,
> I'm looking at the BOINC software from Berkeley, and it appears from
> my casual browsing that they only make tarballs of their "-current"
> sources available via http fetch (I'll ask for confirmation whether
> that's the case), while if you want one of their releases, you have to
> download the source via cvs, using one of their release tags.
> Do we have a way to deal with this form of downloading in pkgsrc?

pkgsrc-wip contains something what you need - wip/mk/