Status of svnlite(1) in make.conf(5)

Chris H bsd-lists at
Wed Nov 5 21:54:44 UTC 2014

On Wed, 05 Nov 2014 22:25:47 +0100 Juan Ramón Molina Menor
<listjm at> wrote

> Hi!
> Just curious about what it seems an inconsistency with svnlite(1). The 
> initial commit (r251886) says that it was included for checking out and 
> committing source and cites two make.conf(5) knobs: WITH_SVN (to get 
> "svn" instead of "svnlite") and WITHOUT_SVNLITE (in reality, they are in 
> src.conf(5)). Nevertheless, the make.conf man page says, in the 
> SVN_UPDATE section, that no subversion client is included in the base 
> system, and indeed 'make update' does not work by default.
> Should I open a PR or it is too much nitpicking?
I think it would be a good idea. I can say for sure that
svnlite(1) comes on, and is installed from the bootonly CD/DVD.
I think it's also worth mentioning that the entries are actually
targeted to the src.conf(5).
You may also want to CC docs at . As I think Warren Block might also
be interested.


> Best regards,
> Juan
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