[arch-dev-public] Getting rid of the ABS <-> CVS link
eliott at cactuswax.net
Sun Nov 18 22:28:53 EST 2007
> Poke. Eliott- would you be willing to work on the server side of this?
> Obviously this is no rush deal, but I feel like it would be easier to
> write a client tool if I knew the layout and specifics of the server
I'm down chief.
> I think we would stick with our current abs layout:
> | |--core
> | |--extra
> | |--unstable
> | |--community (ok, not yet, but in the future)
> |--local (empty directory)
> I don't know if it would need to be laid out like this on the server
> (it isn't now, but that is csup), but it would probably be in our best
> interest if we limited rsync connections to one per abs fetch.
It would be optimal (read: easiest) if we could just rsync for the
whole tree..one config stanza.
That might require a bit more work on the checkout client thing (that
will populate the server side rsync dir). Not sure..
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