[Catalyst] Checking out sources with svk?

Matt S Trout dbix-class at trout.me.uk
Sun Aug 3 16:11:38 BST 2008

On Sun, Aug 03, 2008 at 07:36:26AM -0700, J. Shirley wrote:
> On Sun, Aug 3, 2008 at 5:17 AM, Matt S Trout <dbix-class at trout.me.uk> wrote:
> > On Sat, Aug 02, 2008 at 06:05:43AM -0700, Dr. Jennifer Nussbaum wrote:
> >> Hi,
> >>
> >> Im trying to check out the Catalyst sources using svk on a Debian system. The wiki says that the sources are at http://dev.catalystframework.org/svnweb/Catalyst so i took the svk advice from the Advent Calender to try to do this:
> >
> > No, the /svnweb/ URL is an SVN::Web human-readable repo view, not something
> > you can point svn/svk at. That's a source -browser-, not a checkout URL.
> >
> >>  $ svk mirror http://dev.catalyst.perl.org/repos/Catalyst //mirror/Catalyst
> >>  $ svk sync -r HEAD //mirror/Catalyst
> >>  $ svk co //mirror/Catalyst
> >>
> >> but in the first line i used http://dev.catalystframework.org/svnweb/Catalyst
> >> instead.
> >
> > Which isn't going to work. Follow the -actual- instructions in the Advent
> > Calendar entry without replacing the perfectly working URL it supplies with
> > one that doesn't, please :)
> Unfortunately she's right.
> The Advent says:
>  $ svk mirror http://dev.catalyst.perl.org/repos/Catalyst //mirror/Catalyst
>  $ svk sync -r HEAD //mirror/Catalyst
>  $ svk co //mirror/Catalyst
> Which is what she had, and svk sync -r won't work.

Ah. It appears it's actually 'sync -s'.
> The wiki isn't much help, either -- it doesn't give any URL but the svnweb path.


> And the wiki is not emailing me my damn password so I can fix it.

I see emails from the wiki to you sent about half an hour ago to both the
gmail and toeat addresses, which exim logs show were delivered successfully
to the gmail servers.

Quite what google did with it afterwards, I know not. But the wiki -did-
email you your damn password, TYVM.

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