Re: Corrections to /doc/devel-manuals
On Thu, Apr 12, 2001 at 11:43:10AM +0100, Julian Gilbey wrote:
> Debian Policy Manual:
> CVS sources working copy should say:
> Login to the CVS server using the command:
> cvs :pserver:firstname.lastname@example.org:/cvs/debian-policy login
> and just press enter when you are asked for a password.
> To check out the sources, use the command:
> cvs :pserver:email@example.com:/cvs/debian-policy co debian-policy
You forgot "-d" :) I've changed that.
> Ideally, the anonymous login shouldn't require a password (note it's
> using the :pserver: protocol, not :ext:), but there's a problem with
> the CVS system on klecker at present, so we have to use this
Er, an empty password is a problem? All of our anonymous repositories work
like that, I never thought it was a bug, but a feature :)
> Debian Packaging Manual
> This section should be removed entirely for the time being; it's
> just confusing.
Well, it's no less confusing to see packaging-manual package in the archive
and not have any idea about its status...
> Debian Developer's Reference
> The "Released version" appears to be newer than the "development
> version" ;-) (See the dates at the bottom of the pages.)
Hmm, doesn't look like that anymore.
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