Re: [Linux-ia64] new bitkeeper tree for 2.5 linux/ia64 kernel

From: David Mosberger <>
Date: 2003-05-16 07:32:10
Hi Bjorn,

>>>>> On Thu, 15 May 2003 10:37:06 -0600, Bjorn Helgaas <> said:

  Bjorn> Here's what I did (on, from memory):

  Bjorn> mkdir ~/BK
  Bjorn> (cd ~/BK && bk clone -q bk:// linux-ia64-2.4)

  Bjorn> mkdir -p ~/bkexport-cache/linux-ia64-2.4
  Bjorn> mkdir -p /staging/helgaas/linux-ia64-2.4
  Bjorn> mkdir -p /pub/linux/kernel/ports/ia64/v2.4/testing/cset

  Bjorn> mkdir ~/bin
  Bjorn> cp ~dwmw2/working/bkexport/ ~/bin/
  Bjorn> cat <<-EOF > ~/bin/update-patch
  Bjorn> #!/bin/sh

  Bjorn> /bin/nice -n 12 /home/helgaas/bin/ /home/helgaas/BK/linux-ia64-2.4 /pub/linux/kernel/ports/ia64/v2.4/testing/cset /home/helgaas/bkexport-cache/linux-ia64-2.4 "" /staging/helgaas/linux-ia64-2.4
  Bjorn> EOF

  Bjorn> Then I just run ~/bin/update-patch by hand whenever I update
  Bjorn> the BK tree.  dwmw2 runs it periodically from cron for linux-2.4
  Bjorn> and linux-2.5, but my updates are much less frequent, so I just
  Bjorn> do it by hand.

Your memory is excellent.  It worked without a hitch.

OK, for all you patch-heads:

I added a cronjob to update it daily, but if it falls behind, I
probably won't notice.  Just holler in that case.


Received on Thu May 15 14:34:19 2003

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