Re: [Rd] rsync -> cvs down?

From: Martin Maechler <>
Date: Tue 20 Jul 2004 - 05:03:17 EST

>>>>> "tony" == A J Rossini <> >>>>> on Mon, 19 Jul 2004 11:29:28 -0700 writes:

    tony> Marc Schwartz <> writes:
>> Uwe,
>> That did it. Using https: I am now able to do a checkout.
>> It seems to be slow at the moment, but the files are coming through.

    tony> Seems to run comparable to anoncvs. Also seems to hiccup and barf,     tony> like anoncvs (infamouse server stalls).

Note one difference subversion <-> CVS :

subversion being a 21th century child it rather optimizes bandwidth over the expense of disk space:

It keeps files 'pristine' and your modification. I.e. you need more than double the diskspace but you can be offline to "diff" files !

Martin mailing list Received on Tue Jul 20 05:16:36 2004

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