GNATS now available via rsync

Jason Helfman jgh at
Mon Mar 4 21:32:52 UTC 2013

On Sun, Dec 23, 2012 at 1:51 PM, Simon L. B. Nielsen <simon at>wrote:

> Hey,
> The GNATS database can now be mirrored using rsync from:
>   rsync://
> I expect that URL to be permanent, at least while GNATS is still
> alive. At a later point there will be more mirrors (a us-east will be
> the first) and I will find a place to publish the mirror list.
> On a side note, GNATS changes aren't mirrored to the old CVSup system
> right now, as cvsupd broke on FreeBSD 10.0, which the hosts running
> GNATS is running. There is no current plans from clusteradm@'s side to
> fix this now that an alternative way to get GNATS exists and cvsup is
> deprecated long term anyway.

I have supplied an update to reflect this change in the committers's guide


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