Alex Zbyslaw xfb52 at
Mon Jun 20 16:06:49 GMT 2005

Alistair Sutton wrote:

>On 20/06/05, Muhammad Kashif Yaqoob <mkyaqoob2005 at> wrote:
>>   parsing supfile "/usr/share/examples/cvsup/ports-supfile"
>>   connecting to
>>   cannot connect to connection refused
>>   will retry at 23:15:30
>I don't think that particular server is functioning anymore. It used
>to take you to a web page when viewed in a browser but it now directs
>you straight to a mirror.
>I suggest you read the handbook and find a different mirror. I used to
>use the one which was quite reliable.
# cvsup -g Supfile-ports
Connected to
Updating collection ports-all/cvs
 Edit ports/archivers/p5-Compress-Zlib/Makefile
 Edit ports/archivers/p5-Compress-Zlib/distinfo

Sometimes I find the server unavailable, but rarely.

Muhammad, please try the server again, and also try another one 
somewhere else.  If you still have problems then it may be that there is 
a firewall of some kind between you the the cvsup server.


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