[Project_owners] Importing existing CVS repository

Pete Collins pete at mozdevgroup.com
Thu Dec 9 12:42:29 EST 2004


>
> Well, technically speaking, you should simply be able to just copy the 
> $CVSROOT/<project> directory onto the Mozdev CVSROOT, and everything 
> should work from there.  I've done this on a number of occasions, but 
> it assumes you have access to the new CVS server to place the 
> directory in the CVSROOT.
>
> So, at this point its more of a policy or system-administrative 
> limitation rather than a technical one.
>
> I'm curious about this as well because I'd like to import my project's 
> CVS repositories into mozdev as well.
>
Yes, it's policy not to do this, simply because we barely have time to 
take care of the pressing issues (like mirrors being down for two weeks).

:)

--pete

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