gnats over rsync?

Oliver Fromme olli at
Tue Jul 8 10:06:52 UTC 2008

Pav Lucistnik wrote:
 > Oliver Fromme wrote:
 > > Pav Lucistnik wrote:
 > > > cvsup recently stopped working on -STABLE, it crashes on startup.
 > > > See for details.
 > > >
 > > > So I'm looking for alternative way of getting a local GNATS copy.
 > > > Do we have /home/gnats somewhere on public rsync?
 > >
 > > Have you tried csup(1) instead of cvsup?  (/usr/bin/csup)
 > Does it support repository mode now? Mine doesn't.

Sorry I didn't realize that checkout mode won't work for
the gnats database.

However, there are some patches to add repository mode
to csup.  It's experimental, but it might be worth a try.

For details please see this posting:

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