[sword-devel] Important questions

Dan B sword-devel@crosswire.org
Fri, 16 Mar 2001 21:47:05 -0800

At 02:27 PM 3/17/2001 +1000, Paul Gear wrote:
>Dan B wrote:
> >
> > At 06:50 PM 3/16/2001 -0700, Troy A. Griffitts wrote:
> > >Joachim,
> > >         Had to backout one of the typename changes that you made for 
> Borland
> > >C++Builder to like it.  Please let me know if you needed them both.
> > >I've commited what works for me.
> >
> > Speaking of 'commited', is there a sword-cvs mailing list?  Are you using
> > the Sourceforge CVS server?  (If so, does anyone know if it's possible to
> > tie the CVS server to a mailinglist?  Do they give you access to the
> > CVSROOT/loginfo file?)
> >
> > I've found that following CVS commit logs helps one get acclimated to a
> > given project that one is planning to volunteer for.
>Excellent idea - i'd be interested in mails when CVS commits happen,

I'm not sure who the CVS admin is, but in case they don't know, here's how 
one could do it:

o setup sword-cvs mailing list
o cvs checkout CVSROOT
o edit CVSROOT/loginfo:

(this should be one line:)

ALL     (echo "----------"; echo -n $USER" "; date; echo; cat) | 
/usr/bin/Mail -s "[sword-cvs] %{sVv}" sword-cvs@sword.sourceforge.net


Dan Browning, Cyclone Computer Systems, danb@cyclonecomputers.com