Question about synchronizing source tree with cvsup
cswiger at mac.com
Tue Jan 31 06:15:53 PST 2006
Jose Borquez wrote:
> I would like to synchronize a server which I did a minimal install. I
> would like to customize the stable-supfile so as not to download
> unneeded files. I would like to know what options I need to include
> from the following to do a source sync of only the essential files:
If you want to rebuild the world, basicly, you shouldn't exclude *anything*.
Oh, it's possible that excluding games and setting NO_GAMES in /etc/make.conf
would work, but mostly attempting to do so just results in missing dependencies
for the base system.
If you're targetting very small form-factor machines, say a 128MB compact flash
card, you might want to look into NetBSD instead of FreeBSD.
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