Subject: Re: .../CVS/Root files and meaning of their life
To: None <>
From: Petri Koistinen <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/21/2001 23:02:04
On Sat, 21 Jul 2001, Manuel Bouyer wrote:

> This is so that peoples can get sources tree via ftp or sup, and then
> start using anoncvs with it. It's easy to change CVS/Root to point to
> the mirror you want. Does cvs work without the CVS/Root files?

But does people realy need those hundreds of CVS/Root files for anything
else? Why somebody would change CVS/Root content while she/he can delete
them all and set $CVSROOT? I haven't had any problems after I removed all
CVS/Root files.

Petri Koistinen