Ports cvs deprecation warning

Eitan Adler lists at eitanadler.com
Thu Jan 10 15:59:34 UTC 2013

On 10 January 2013 10:55, Warren Block <wblock at wonkity.com> wrote:
> Given the upcoming cvs deprecation in a little over a month, how about
> putting a reminder in /usr/ports/UPDATING now?

+1 please do that now.

We should also send a message to announce at . Quite a few people are not
aware of the pending removal of CVS services.

> Mention that cvs mirrors will be going away and point to the portsnap and
> svn update methods shown in the Handbook:
> http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/ports-using.html

Eitan Adler

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