>>>> "Ilya" == Ilya N Golubev
Ilya> On 12 Feb 2002 22:10:37 +0900 Stephen J. Turnbull wrote:
> rsync -arvz rsync＠cvs.xemacs.org::xemacscvs ./
> works for me,
Ilya> After my firewall was fixed to meet rsync requirements (will describe
Ilya> the fix on request), it works for me too. And I do not see
Ilya> `XEmacs/xemacs/src/.cvsignore,v' and other `.cvsignore,v' files in
Ilya> rsync output. They are still visible to cvs client only (and
Ilya> viewcvs). So one can do cvs checkout from local cvs copy, but it will
Ilya> not contain `.cvsignore' files.
Ilya> On 22 Oct 2002 15:21:16 +0200 Martin Dalum from sunsite wrote:
> we exclude dotfiles from http, rsync and ftp. We do
> this for security reasons.
Ilya> How do other users of `xemacscvs' rsync module go without it? Do they
Ilya> maintain '.cvsignore' in their working copies (cvs checkouts)
Ilya> manually, or there is some other solution?
Ilya> After all, how many such users are there? Are Stephen
Ilya> J. Turnbull and Adrian Aichner the only users of `xemacscvs'
Ilya> rsync module? Or there are other ones?
Hi Ilya, there are others rsyncing as well.
I only rsync to keep an additional backup, although some files in the
repository contain :, which is not a valid character in Windows
I have not tried to checkout from my local repository ever.
Thanks for looking into the rsync issues, Ilya!
Ilya> The final aim of it all is stated by Hans-Guenter Weigand in
> use cvs locally
> with all its features, without need for a leased line.