[lazarus] CVS

Michael Van Canneyt michael.vancanneyt at wisa.be
Wed Feb 26 03:55:17 EST 2003

On Wed, 26 Feb 2003 jozsef at wingchun.hu wrote:

> Hello,
> I tried cvs and it is GOOD. :)
> But it is possible to download the zipped source first and than tell cvs
> where it is?
> In the case of fpc the difference is at least 40 megs! By modem it was a long
> time.

Yes, but CVS only transfers a lot of data the first time. The next time
it will transfer only diffs. a ZIP  of the sources is always the same
size (more or less)

And you should of course use the compression option of CVS (-z 3)


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