[rancid] Re: storing configs in non-local (gserver) cvs server

john heasley heas at shrubbery.net
Fri Mar 10 20:06:06 UTC 2006

Fri, Mar 10, 2006 at 10:38:20AM -0800, Austin Schutz:
> 	Rancid doesn't care where the cvs server is as long as it works,
> and doesn't require rancid to do any interactive authentication.
> 	We have this set up here using ssh, but it would work with other
> forms of transport as well. With pserver you would just do a cvs login
> and it would cache the password in ~/.cvspass. I've never used gserver,
> but I would imagine there is a similar (if not identical) process.

Not that rancid-cvs does not support this.  To handle that, you'll have to
create the repository and check-out local version manually.

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