Help/Info on howto install CVS server

Nikos Vassiliadis nvass at
Wed Jun 21 09:11:09 UTC 2006

On Wednesday 21 June 2006 02:41, Rakesh Prajapati wrote:
> I would like to install CVS server on my FreeBSD 6.1 x386 machine.
> Which ports should I install?
> I installed "cvsd" and "cvsdadm". Is that all I need to install and
> configure?
> I read at ( that cvsd is a wrapper
> program for cvs in pserver mode. So does that
> mean I need to install cvs seperately?

cvs is in the base system. You don't have to install anything.

> Is there a how-to anywhere that I can refer?

Try this:
"Setting up a CVS repository - the FreeBSD way" by Stijn Hoop

I think what you looking for is "cvs -d path-to-repository init"

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