Subject: Re: amd64 cvsup Re: rsync-2.6.9 has a remote-user-shell
To: None <>
From: George Georgalis <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/16/2007 12:45:17
On Wed, Oct 10, 2007 at 10:36:28PM +0100, Steve O'Hara-Smith wrote:
>On Wed, 10 Oct 2007 14:55:59 -0400
>George Georgalis <> wrote:
>> On Tue, Oct 09, 2007 at 04:20:21PM +0200, Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
>> >On Mon, Oct 08, 2007 at 01:12:08PM -0400, George Georgalis wrote:
>> >> it only supports "checkout" mode so I can't use it to populate a
>> >> mirror with rcs files, only clients from an already existing rcs
>> >> mirror.
>> >
>> >Just use rsync for that.
>> each rsync mirror has its own set of files available
>> by the protocol, but of the several sites I checked,
>> I've not seen one with rcs files.
>	I pull the pkgsrc CVS repository by rsync from
>(netbsd-cvs/CVSROOT/ and netbsd-cvs/pkgsrc/ the rest of netbsd-cvs is
>there). I also pull the DragonFlyBSD cvs from
>There are other rsync mirrors around with all of this - these are just the
>handiest ones for me.

Thanks, I got my first copy from 
but that seems to have gone away now. has started up fine, seems fast too.
Of course cvsup amd64 probably works in Q3. :)

// George

George Georgalis, information system scientist <IXOYE><