Re: amber-developers: cvs magic

From: Scott Brozell <>
Date: Fri, 18 Aug 2006 18:42:54 -0700


On Fri, 18 Aug 2006, David A. Case wrote:

> On Fri, Aug 18, 2006, Scott Brozell wrote:
> > >
> > Having multiple CVS repositories for the same software is a pain.
> > If this works then maybe we can try something similar for DOCK.
> The technical problem is that the DOCK repository is at UCSF, whereas the
> antechamber repository is at TSRI. So, we can't just use a soft link between
> two directories. Good ideas are welcome.

Right. Here's my idea:
Mirror whenever there is a repository change, ie, commit, tag, etc.
Use locks to prevent changes while mirroring (maybe via commitinfo).
Use rsync to do the mirroring.

This is definitely an extra credit assignment :)

Received on Sun Aug 20 2006 - 06:07:22 PDT
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