DragonFly kernel List (threaded) for 2004-07
I actually have set up nightly bz2 archive of /usr/src. It's aviable at
The archive will extract a "src" directory, therefore you should extract
it into /usr.
Hope that it's useful, alot of people have been asking about this on
IRC. As joerg said, the cvsup file is already present in
/usr/share/examples/cvsup, you just need to install the cvsup package
first (pkg_add -r cvsup-without-gui), then extract the archive. Then you
can run cvsup (at inital state) to run a complete checkout.
That server is also running as a cvsup mirror as you've might noticed on
the download page, if anyone should wonder if it's trustwurthy or not.
2) I think that it could be a good idea to include a package with (src tree +
cvsup + cvsup.conf) in the ISO, so that you install it during the
installation process and then you are ready to update the src tree with
The idea was to keep the ISO size as small as possible. cvsup and cvsup.conf
are already in the image, you just need a network connection. Having a
tarball for download was suggested, but noone has done it yet. It's only
interesting if you don't have access to the net with a cvsup capacable
- Erik Paulsen Skaalerud