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Date:      Fri, 28 May 1999 00:22:31 -0500
From:      Chris Costello <>
To:        Jeff Lush <>
Cc:        freebsd-hackers@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   Re: CVSup problem
Message-ID:  <>
In-Reply-To: <000001bea8c9$b329b360$>; from Jeff Lush on Thu, May 27, 1999 at 11:19:45PM -0600
References:  <000001bea8c9$b329b360$>

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On Fri, May 28, 1999, Jeff Lush wrote:
> Hello all,
> I am new to FreeBSD and have been instructed to keep my ports up to date
> using CVSup. I have carefully studied the Handbook page on how to setup the
> process and have checked out the CVSup web site; however, I am having a bit
> of a problem. When I attempt to start CVSup I get an error stating that the
> supfile I created is empty. I am almost positive the syntax of my supfile is
> correct as I set it up much the same as the example files. I have tried
> running CVSup as both root and regular users but no luck.

   The best way to do this would actually be to execute the
following commands:

cd /usr/share/examples/cvsup
cvsup -h ports-supfile

Chris Costello                                <>
Justify my text?  I'm sorry but it has no excuse.

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