Re: [Rd] rsync -> cvs down?

From: Douglas Bates <>
Date: Tue 20 Jul 2004 - 03:38:26 EST

Marc Schwartz wrote:

> I am not able to access cvs via rsync today. Is the service down?

Yes. We should have sent email about it to r-devel but it has been a hectic several days.

The bad news is that the newly installed machine, which is also, was compromised and we had to take it off the net.

The good news is that, thanks to heroic efforts by Martin Maechler and Deepayan Sarkar, the CVS repository has been transformed to Subversion and is available at (and at but SSL is probably only needed by those doing commits). If you have a Subversion client (see - those using Windows may also want to look at you can check out and update the current r-devel from and the current R-patched from mailing list Received on Tue Jul 20 03:39:02 2004

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