Mega KDE install

Cristian Tibirna tibirna at
Sat May 7 14:08:55 BST 2005

On Friday 06 May 2005 07:29, Paul Sprakes wrote:
> With svn it seems that I can cd to kde/trunk/KDE and svn up to update
> everything all at once.

With the CVS this was possible too. But it was considered a courtesy to the 
fellow KDE developers using the same CVS server not to checkout or update the 
whole repository in one single sweep, as this was putting a lot of stress on 
the server.

If svn has this performance limitation too, the svn wizards will be able to 

But I believe the best is to use a script that separately updates and compiles 
a module at a time. Look at the kdesdk/scripts/kde-build script. Very nice.

Cristian Tibirna
KDE developer .. tibirna at ..

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