Installing cvsupdcvsupd is the cvsup daemon. cvsup is a system for upgrading and maintaining source trees. This article shows how I installed cvsupd. The original article is at Setting up a FreeBSD mirror site but I suggest you ignore that part. Actually, I’m not sure why/how cvsupd stopped working. I suspect user error. So perhaps that original article will work. I don’t know.
the installWell, seeing as I had all the port skeletons installed, I just had to do the following:
cd /usr/ports/net/cvsupd-bin make make install
Running itAs shown in the original article, Setting up a FreeBSD mirror site, to start cvsupd, issue the following command:
To verify that cvsupd is running:
# ps -auwx | grep cvsup cvsup 301 0.0 3.5 1436 476 ?? Ss 9:15AM 0:00.17 /usr/local/sbin/cvsupd -e -C 8 -l @daemon -s sup.client root 308 0.0 3.3 1560 440 p3 R+ 9:15AM 0:00.03 grep cvsup (bash)