cvs as port's download source

Sergei Gnezdov use-reply-to at
Fri Mar 25 09:16:12 PST 2005

On 2005-03-25, Roman Neuhauser <neuhauser at> wrote:
> # use-reply-to at / 2005-03-25 06:40:39 +0000:
>> Does it make sense to create a FreeBSD port with download location
>> beeing CVS tree at some particular day?
>     You mean instead of fetching a tarball from MASTER_SITES it would
>     check out a working copy from a particular date, and build that?

Yes, that's exactly what I mean.

>     There are / were several ports that do exactly this.

I don't understand "/".

Can you give me a name of at least one port as an example?

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