cvsuping ports problem
veno at evrocom.bg
Fri Dec 26 04:12:53 PST 2003
Thanks for both answers.
I wrote here because at the and of the
is written "Most FreeBSD-related discussion of CVSup takes place on the
FreeBSD technical discussions mailing list.",
which in fact doesn't mean this is the list for having troubles with using
cvsup, but it took me easy here.
Yes, you are right, the file is really big, and when I looked in the tree I
saw the size is changing.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Erik Trulsson" <ertr1013 at student.uu.se>
To: "Vencislav Velkov" <veno at evrocom.bg>
Cc: <freebsd-hackers at freebsd.org>
Sent: Friday, December 26, 2003 1:58 PM
Subject: Re: cvsuping ports problem
> On Fri, Dec 26, 2003 at 01:00:54PM +0200, Vencislav Velkov wrote:
> > Hello all,
> > I am not sure if the problem resides to this mailing list, but will
> > post it, so I appologize if this is the wrong place.
> When in doubt about which of the freebsd mailing lists is the correct
> one, the answer is freebsd-questions. Questions that do not clearly
> belong elsewhere should be sent there.
> > I am trying to setup a freebsd repository,
> > but have problems with fetching the ports collection.
> > Here is my config file:
> > *default host=cvsup.uk.freebsd.org
> > *default prefix=/mnt/72/cvs
> > *default base=/mnt/72/cvs
> > *default release=cvs delete use-rel-suffix
> > ports-all
> > I am fetching the src-all without problems but when fetching the ports
it stops on:
> > Running
> > Updating collection ports-all/cvs
> > Create ports/.cvsignore,v
> > Create ports/INDEX,v
> > and freezes.
> Does it really freeze, or does it just take a very long time?
> That particular file (ports/INDEX,v) is about 66MB in size, which
> indicates it might be the latter.
> <Insert your favourite quote here.>
> Erik Trulsson
> ertr1013 at student.uu.se
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