Question: Howto Cvsup mirror?

Yuri Pankov yuri.pankov at
Tue Nov 4 08:30:54 PST 2008

On Tue, Nov 04, 2008 at 08:01:17AM -0800, Oliver v.B.K. wrote:
> Hi,
> I've been trying to setup a freebsd7.0 mirror on my network for my needs. The ftp mirror is working great(used a repository with cobbler) 
> but with the cvsup mirror I'm quite lost.
> I read in the freebsd handbook what cvsup does and how it works but I didn't find anywhere
> explaining how to create a mirror.
> Since the mirror server on the network runs centos5.2 I tried running csup instead of compiling cvsup with modula3.
> I tried it out with the supfiles I use on the freebsd7.0 machines and it worked pretty well I guess...
> Now... what kind of server should I use ? is there a cvsupd I can use? or a normal CVS server should be enough ?
> Thanks
> Oliver vBK

Check /usr/ports/net/cvsup-mirror


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