Cvsup > svn (ports,src) question and...

Eitan Adler lists at
Thu Oct 25 20:19:10 UTC 2012

On 25 October 2012 16:15, Jeffrey Bouquet <jeffreybouquet at> wrote:
> When using csup/cvsup sometimes I tee the result to a new logfile so that I do not have to run pkg_version for what-to-upgrade information [1]. How could that be attained using subversion (svn)?  A not-trivial inconvenience if it is not possible.
> [1] my $PAGER (/lookat/) has an easy search function, distinfo, for
> example, and at least here is easier to read than 'less'  and its
> analogues...

You can not tell by what files were changed what you must update.
pkg_version (or pkg version) is the only correct way to determine

If you wish to see what files were updated I believe "svn update"
prints this information out.

Eitan Adler

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