CVSup Touch

Kevin Kinsey kdk at
Fri Feb 2 15:26:18 UTC 2007

Cy Schubert wrote:
> What is a CVSup "Touch"? What is it? (A touch, right?) Why does it happen? 
> What triggers it?
> e.g.
>  Touch ports/devel/makeplus/files/,v
>  Touch ports/devel/makeplus/pkg-descr,v
>  Touch ports/devel/makeplus/pkg-plist,v
> I have a CVSup that's been running here for 15 minutes touching every ,v 
> file in ports. It still has not competed.

Could we see your supfile?  Looks as if CVSup is, err, "barking up the 
wrong tree"?


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