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Re: PATCH: cvs.html and savannah.gnu.org
On Thu, 8 Jan 2004, Joseph S. Myers wrote:
> I'd add also: (a) it also needs to add wwwdocs (same reason as came up
> when the mirror was first set up, so that the anoncvs instructions are
> uniform for wwwdocs rather than any need to redirect wwwdocs accesses
This has now been fixed by the savannah maintainers, as I just verified.
> (b) the instructions say to cvs login but:
Good catch. Fixed with the patch below.
cvs login is no longer necessary on our read-only repository on
savannah. Further compress instructions a bit and remove Germanism.
RCS file: /cvs/gcc/wwwdocs/htdocs/cvs.html,v
retrieving revision 1.123
diff -u -3 -p -r1.123 cvs.html
--- cvs.html 8 Jan 2004 14:36:59 -0000 1.123
+++ cvs.html 9 Jan 2004 11:35:43 -0000
@@ -35,19 +35,13 @@ you can check out the GCC sources as fol
-in the CVS commands below (place it immediately after <code>cvs</code>,
-before any other arguments).</p>
-<p>Issue the command <code>cvs login</code>. You will be prompted for
-a password; reply with the empty string.</p>
+immediately after <code>cvs</code> in the commands below.</p>
<p>Issue the command </p>
<blockquote><p><code>cvs -z 9 co -P gcc</code></p></blockquote>
-to check out the compiler sources, respectively
+to check out the compiler sources, and
<blockquote><p><code>cvs -z 9 co -P wwwdocs</code></p></blockquote>
-<p>to check out our web pages.</p>
-<p>See the CVS documentation for additional information.</p>
+<p>to check out our web pages, respectively.</p>
<p>In case of problems with the repository at savannah.gnu.org please