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Re: DragonFly- master nrelease Makefile

From: Matthew Dillon <dillon@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 10 Feb 2009 10:27:16 -0800 (PST)

:On Tue, Feb 10, 2009 at 09:01:19AM -0800, Matthew Dillon wrote:
:>     The pkgsrc is harder.  CVS is a horrible way to manage it and I think
:>     we are already hitting netbsd's anoncvs server more then we should.
:Just use the weekly tarball for the initial checkout. After that cvs is
:more or less IO bound on the client disk. Maybe consider shipping
:ssh_config with -C for anoncvs.netbsd.org as well default might be
:useful as well. Also worth considering is using one of the mirrors.

    Sure, though we have to use 2008Q4 for the release pkgsrcs since that
    is what the packages are built from and using anything else will
    create a mess when someone tries to compile some utility A and the
    pkgsrc system decides it has to rebuild the entire xorg infrastructure.

    It's fine with me, but you guys have to make the changes to the
    nrelease build and test them.  And not hacks.  If a tarball is
    downloaded it has to be checked by the check code and downloaded
    with a convenient target similar to how the cvsup package is dealt
    with, not downloaded every time nrelease is run.  And it has to be

					Matthew Dillon 

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