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Re: Current snapshot
- From: Elena Zannoni <ezannoni at redhat dot com>
- To: Nick Roberts <nick at nick dot uklinux dot net>
- Cc: gdb at sources dot redhat dot com
- Date: Sun, 2 Feb 2003 20:39:57 -0500
- Subject: Re: Current snapshot
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Nick Roberts writes:
> I've downloaded the current snapshot (it was gdb+dejagnu-20030201.tar.bz2),
> uncompressed, unpacked and built gdb without any problem.
> I'm ready to receive the imminent patches for:
> interpreter mi -<mi-command> <mi-args>
> -interpreter-exec console cli-command
> http://sources.redhat.com/gdb/current/ says
> > Once you have downloaded and unpacked this snapshot, you can cd to the src
> > directory and use the command:
> > cvs update
> > to bring your sources up-to-date (see note above about login).
> I can't find the src directory. The directory that appears to contain the
> sources is gdb and there are no directories called CVS or files called Root,
> Entries anywhere etc. So when I type cvs update, I get
> > cvs update: No CVSROOT specified! Please use the `-d' option
> > cvs [update aborted]: or set the CVSROOT environment variable.
> Can anyone help please?
Instead of downloading a snapshot, which doesn't have the CVS stuff in it,
do a cvs checkout as explained in http://sources.redhat.com/gdb/current/
then, all you will have to do is a 'cvs update' to get the patches.