[Rd] rsync -> cvs down?

Marc Schwartz MSchwartz at MedAnalytics.com
Mon Jul 19 19:57:12 CEST 2004

On Mon, 2004-07-19 at 12:38, Douglas Bates wrote:
> Marc Schwartz wrote:
> > I am not able to access cvs via rsync today. Is the service down?
> Yes.  We should have sent email about it to r-devel but it has been a 
> hectic several days.
> The bad news is that the newly installed cvs.r-project.org machine, 
> which is also rsync.r-project.org, was compromised and we had to take it 
> off the net.
> The good news is that, thanks to heroic efforts by Martin Maechler and 
> Deepayan Sarkar, the CVS repository has been transformed to Subversion 
> and is available at http://svn.r-project.org/R/ (and at 
> https://svn.r-project.org/R/ but SSL is probably only needed by those 
> doing commits).  If you have a Subversion client (see 
> http://subversion.tigris.org - those using Windows may also want to look 
> at http://tortoiseSVN.tigris.org/) you can check out and update the 
> current r-devel from http://svn.r-project.org/R/trunk/ and the current 
> R-patched from http://svn.r-project.org/R/branches/R-1-9-patches/


Thanks and thanks to Martin and Deepayan!

subversion is part of FC2 as is the svn client.

Presuming that I am using the proper command:

svn co http://svn.r-project.org/R/branches/R-1-9-patches

Is the svn server down or is the command incorrect?

Thanks again Doug.



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