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Re: How to install packages...
- From: Nicholas Wourms <nwourms at yahoo dot com>
- To: Soren A <soren_andersen at fastmail dot fm>, cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sat, 21 Sep 2002 14:00:40 -0700 (PDT)
- Subject: Re: How to install packages...
--- Soren A <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Robert Collins <email@example.com> wrote in
> > Secondly, if at all possible, submit a change against the website
> A second follow-up.
> Robert (and anyone), the "if at all possible" definitely looks
> not-good. I
> cannot figure out where in the redhat cvs repos is the Cygwin
> I see a module Listing with modules like "naked-gas" (<lol>) or
> but nothing that looks like it would be htdocs. Also, even if I
> *find* it,
> does the way cvs works mean I'd have to checkout the entire cygwin
> module to my hd? I have very limited disk space available at the
> time. Any cvs co much over 50MB would overflow my available space
> or render
> my system unusable. There's no such thing in cvs as getting only
> "part of"
> a module, is there? And also is there any cvs command for simply
> which modules are available on a server (I am using the Web
> interface to
> browse the modules right now) or what files are in a certain
> module? I tried a few days ago to figure this (these two questions)
> out for
> another project (accessing the cvs sources for Allegro) and could
Yeah, it isn't in the most obvious place, here's how to get it:
cvs -z9 -d:firstname.lastname@example.org:/cvs/cygwin login
cvs -z9 -d:email@example.com:/cvs/cygwin co htdocs
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