Re: Unidentified subject!

I would like to STRONGLY recommend for some people to just use 
the daily snapshots found at - This is an alternative 
which i use to CVS. Right now, I don't think anybody needs to have 
read access to GNOME CVS unless they are a developer - One 
alternative, which may not be very nice is to limit read access to 
the people with 'write' access (i.e. Only people with actual 
applications or actually working on GNOME are allowed to get it) - 
This should prevent 'newbie' and 'non-developers' from using 
anoncvs just for the "fun" of "bleeding edge"

> On Tue, Jan 19, 1999 at 12:59:06AM -0500, Elliot Lee wrote:
> > Dear GNOME fans,
> > 
> > We (as in "the people who maintain the anoncvs mirrors") are having big
> > problems with the anoncvs mirrors. The load average on Phil's server is at
> > 70. The server I help run at CUC is now refusing telnet connections
> > because I turned anoncvs back on. Mandrake's server is at load average
> > 180, with over 200 people using it at the moment. Other mirrors are out of
> > date or dead. To make matters worse, the DNS maintainer hasn't
> > responded to DNS update requests to add a new server.
> Are there any alternatives to CVS for people who merely want to keep their
> snapshots of Gnome development tree up-to-date? Would it be worth setting up
> rsync?
> Ian
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