Code repositories, was: Re: [tex-k] cm-super fails

Stefan Ulrich
Tue, 6 Nov 2001 13:13:36 +0100

sebastian rahtz <> writes:

> Stefan Ulrich writes:
>> p4 sync //depot/Build/source.development/teTeX-1.0/texk/xdvik/...
>> and got:
>> //depot/Build/source.development/teTeX-1.0/texk/xdvik/... - file(s) up-to-date.
> who said the directory was called teTeX-1.0? its

>  p4 sync //depot/Build/source.development/TeX/texk/xdvik/...

Aha - I had tried to guess from the directory structure on
but there was no /TeX/texk/xdvik/ subdirectory - thanks for the
hint, this worked ;-)

[ diffs ]
> not per se. you use perforce commands

[ GUI ]
> you can use the excellent "p4" package for emacs. 

Thanks for the pointers! I still don't know whether these are
features that the others would like to have as well (maybe
they have different requirements?)

Maybe we should put together some kind of questionnaire: what
features the developers would expect from such a system (e.g. on
my wish list there would be: Bugzilla-like bug reporting system;
project home pages with all docs/FAQ's/roadmaps (like Fabrice
said: something like or Then we could
think about how these could be implemented (I guess it would
require some cooperative effort from us all, and we need to find
out how much time we can spend on it. I guess TUG could somehow
provide the needed Webspace, right? ;-)

Best regards,