[Python-Dev] alternate pserver access for python CVS?

M.-A. Lemburg mal@lemburg.com
Sun, 06 Jul 2003 12:45:49 +0200

Anthony Baxter wrote:
>>>>"M.-A. Lemburg" wrote
>>Just a thought, not sure whether it's even possible (being no CVS
>>expert): wouldn't it be possible to setup a caching CVS proxy on
>>a more reliable machine, e.g. the python.org one ?
> That's what I was referring to originally - we take the nightly snapshot
> and unpack it and serve from it. 

Hmm, but how is CVS read-only access different from downloading
a tarball ? (except maybe for the different bandwidth they require
in case of updates)

Perhaps we should setup an rsync server on python.org which allows
getting at the current snapshot incrementally ?

> The reason I brought this up is that I want to get some (non-python-dev)
> folks to try the new email.Parser implementation - it's currently checked
> in on a branch, so with pserver access being screwed, I'm going to have to
> make my own little release of the package to get testers...

Marc-Andre Lemburg

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