[arch-dev-public] Killing CVS [was: Status Report 2007-10-15]

Jason Chu jason at archlinux.org
Sat Oct 20 14:34:11 EDT 2007

On Sat, Oct 20, 2007 at 12:56:14PM +0200, Andreas Radke wrote:
> Am Fri, 19 Oct 2007 19:06:39 -0500
> schrieb "Aaron Griffin" <aaronmgriffin at gmail.com>:
> > This means two things. 1) You don't need the whole repo checked out
> > all the time, so it saves on disk space, and 2) you can have a nice
> > subset of packages in a directory, instead of having to hunt for
> > packages.
> Hm. Do you remember the way we try to find all deep dependencies? how
> should we do this not having the whole tree checked out?

That's a good point.  It's not that you can't check out the whole repo, you
still can, it's just not how you'd do it when maintaining packages.

Abs will still exist too.  It probably won't use csup, but it will have
copies of all the PKGBUILDs in it.

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