[Openmcl-devel] New snapshots available
gb at clozure.com
Fri Feb 16 00:31:58 UTC 2007
The snapshots should contain CVS metainformation (that points to
/usr/local/tmpcvs/openmcl-dev). To update:
shell> cd ccl # from the lastest snapshot archive
shell> cvs login # only necessary if you've never done so
# before on the current machine
# this step may ask for the anonymous CVS password and then try to
# trivially encrypt that password in the file ~/.cvspass. If that
# file didn't exist, the message here can sound more ominous than
# it is.
# The anonymous CVS password is "cvs". Once you have that encrypted
# in ~/.cvspass, you'll never have to do this "login" step again.
shell> cvs update -d -P
The "-d" (create new directories as needed) and "-P" ("prune"/delete
emptry directories) aren't usually necessarry, but since CVS doesn't
do either of these things unless you tell it to, using both options
is a good habit to get into.
Many Emacs distributions contain frontends for CVS; there are GUI
clients as well (with varying degrees of interoperability with
the command-line tools.)
On Thu, 15 Feb 2007, Phil wrote:
> It's been a while since I pulled from CVS and my info may be dated... should
> I be using /usr/local/tmpcvs/openmcl-dev or another location? I ask as I'm
> only seeing a subset of files when I get that path.
> On Feb 15, 2007, at 4:56 AM, Gary Byers wrote:
>> On Wed, 14 Feb 2007, Gary Byers wrote:
>>> I'll try to check in a fix soon and will reply to this message when I
>> I did so; I can load the webkit example now, and I think that that
>> means that things happen in the right order.
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