So, in such case, ignore the frozen process, just keep its window opened. Then the cvsdiff shell script can generate a diff file against local and repository. Note that new files in local are not included in the diff file, these must be submitted separately. It will wake up a few minutes after you'll disconnect. This document explains how to get latest Visual-Min GW sources from its CVS repository using MSYS and MSYS Developer Tool Kit. Installing MSYS Download MSYS and msys DTK from Min GW project. "cd" to your copy of the repository and type "cvs -z3 update -d P".Install Msys distribution in any directory, then install msys DTK over the MSYS distribution. You will get a terminal window, waiting for commands. The up and down arrow keys permit to browse previous/next command line. Change the current directory to the location containing Visual-Min GW sources with the cd command. The -z option suits for compression, -d retrieves new directories and their content, -P removes empty directories. You will proceed like this in the future to keep your source files up to date.
4) Impossible to hook to the packaging process (no src_package or such).
Shift left click pastes text into the terminal window. Win9x users: You'll find that cvs often freezes after successful completion.
Selected text is automatically copied to the clipboard. Killing cvs with Ctrl Alt Del mostly cause Windows to crach. The local directory should be used to modify and compile your source files locally, whereas repository contains a verbatim copy of cvs files.
First, because it appears obvious, our user base simply will not use the CUI mingw-get in all of its configurable glory, at least not until some bare minimum environment is installed.
They might then be convinced to use it to ADD to their existing install (especially once something like 'mingw-get --list-[un]installed' and other database query options are available ).