Ports cvs deprecation warning

Anton Shterenlikht mexas at bristol.ac.uk
Sat Jan 12 23:01:29 UTC 2013

	From fjwcash at gmail.com Sat Jan 12 22:42:22 2013
	>         Date: Thu, 10 Jan 2013 08:55:50 -0700 (MST)
	>         From: Warren Block <wblock at wonkity.com>
	>         Given the upcoming cvs deprecation in a little over a month, how
	>         putting a reminder in /usr/ports/UPDATING now?
	>         Mention that cvs mirrors will be going away and point to the
	>         and svn update methods shown in the Handbook:
	> I probably missed something.
	> Usually I do a minimal install,
	> then pull the ports tree via csup,
	> then install subversion, etc.
	> If neither csup nor subversion are
	> in base, then how do I get the ports
	> tree in the first instance, if I
	> forgot or intentionally didn't install
	> ports as part of bsdinstall?

	man portsnap

Does is work on non amd64/i386 arches
(sparc64 and ia64 specifically)?



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