Paul R Culmo <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> I've been a newbie on FreeBSD 5.2.1 now for about a month. I Have had
> much success lately but I wanted to try the cvsup and update the sources
> (/usr/src) so I can stay current on patches and security updates.
> I've managed to create a cvsupfile but all the docs I've read do not
> instruct you how to update the old files with the new files. Does this
> happen automatically or do I need to create a script to do it ?
> I setup my cvsupfile to grab src-all and it downloaded but now I have
> filenames with a ,v for almost every file. Like Makefile and now there is
> a Makefile,v in /usr/src and make buildworld will not compile anymore. It
> get errors when trying to build tools.
> Below is a snip of my cvsupfile, did I do something wrong?
Yes, I think your supfile is wrong.
> *default host=ftp4.us.FreeBSD.org
> *default base=/usr
> *default prefix=/usr
> *default release=cvs RELENG_5_2_1_RELEASE
^^^ This line is what I believe is wrong, replace it with these two
Although I would recommend tag=RELENG_5_2_1, but that's you're call.
> *default delete use-rel-suffix
> *default compress
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