correct cvsup for 5.3 snapshot

Donald J. O'Neill donaldj1066 at
Fri Feb 25 22:06:22 GMT 2005

On Friday 25 February 2005 03:07 pm, J.D. Bronson wrote:
> I am currently running a snapshot "FreeBSD 5.3-STABLE-SNAP001"
> and I want to update this...I am presuming to 5.3-STABLE ?
> Is this the correct cvsup file?
> *default
> *default base=/var/db
> *default prefix=/usr
> *default release=cvs tag=RELENG_5_3
> *default delete use-rel-suffix
> *default compress
> src-all
> Thanks-

Hi J.D.,

What you've got will get you the 5.3 security version. What you want 
would be:
	*default release=cvs tag=RELENG_5

This change would get you the sources for 5.3 stable.

Donald J. O'Neill
donaldj1066 at

I'm not totally useless,
I can be used as a bad example.

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