[cvsnt] CVSNT Debian Package

Andreas Tscharner andreas.tscharner at metromec.ch
Fri Aug 26 07:07:50 BST 2005

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Hello World,

I've created a Debian package for Debian GNU/Linux unstable from the 
latest CVSNT source tarball. It can be found here:


The cvslockd is started at boot time, PServer.examples and 
Plugins.examples are copied to /etc/cvsnt/ and the following man pages 
are available: cvsnt(1), cvsnt(5), cvslockd(1), PServer(5)

* cvslockd uses 100% CPU time if ZeroConf is enabled (Disable it in 
* cvsnt.1 is just a copy from the original cvs.1
* Three libraries from cvsnt are installed in /usr/lib, but do not (yet) 
comply with Debian standard

* Fix the problem with the libraries
* Update cvsnt.1
* Fix cvslockd 100% CPU time problem
* Make package dependent on Debian Howl package as soon as Howl is fixed 
in Debian

If you find bugs, please let me know.

Andreas Tscharner                                       andy at vis.ethz.ch
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scorched to the earth. Their tags shall blink until the end of days.
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