Which cvsup server?

Martin Hopkins martin.hopkins at insignia.com
Tue Jan 16 10:48:39 GMT 2001

>>>>> "Brian" == Brian Somers <brian at awfulhak.org> writes:

    Brian> What sort of problems are you seeing ?  I know of no problems with 
    Brian> cvsup2.uk.FreeBSD.org (which I look after).  It should respond all 
    Brian> the time - if it's overloaded it may reject the connection of 
    Brian> course....

Indeed I get cvs-all/cvs from cvsup2.uk.FreeBSD.org every night and
I've not had a problem this year.

    >> I seem to have no luck connecting to uk cvsup servers.  I tend to try
    >> the three uk ones first, and then go through the us ones 'till one
    >> responds, but I'm up to cvsup12.FreeBSD.org tonight without success.
    >> Has anyone found one that usually responds?
    >> (I use the -P m (multiplexed option))

I use a combination of m3socks and -P m (multiplexed mode via a SOCKS


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