csup in repomirror mode dumps core @ stable/8

Dimitry Andric dim at FreeBSD.org
Sat Sep 11 22:56:42 UTC 2010

On 2010-09-11 13:21, John Marshall wrote:
>>> some 2 days ago my repo mirror (stable/8 at amd64) starts dumping core on copying
>>> repo:
>>> ...
>>>   SetAttrs CVSROOT-src/Emptydir
>>>   Edit CVSROOT-src/access,v
>>> Segmentation fault (core dumped)
>> BTW, I can confirm moving away access,v file helps avoiding core.
> I saw the same thing with csup.  I switched my local mirror client back
> to using cvsup.  cvsup complains about the same file but it handles it

The CVSROOT-src/access,v on the master cvsup mirror is still truncated,
unfortunately.  Apparently cvsup handles 'corrupt' RCS files better than
csup. :)

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