22220Re: Vim version 6.0am ALPHA available
- Jul 2, 2001On Mon, Jul 02, 2001 at 05:17:35AM -0400,
Matt Dunford <zoot@...> wrote:
>Good thing: Can tunnel almost everything.
> * Zdenek Sekera <zs@...> [010702 04:51]:
> > > > I'll update the cvs for you.
> > > I always thought that CVS provides convenient means to keep remotes up
> > > to date.
> > It surely does, for some. For those unfortunate ones that are behind
> > the firewall, it's often inaccessible due to admin restrictions.
> > E.g. I can't use it (and many others).
> > So much for your (a bit, IMHO) provocative statement.
> > I think a day or two of delay with updating should not be a problem,
> > huh??
> You can't access CVS because you're behind a firewall? Perhaps look
> into httptunnel if you want to, uhm, get around any restrictions. ;-)
> I've never used it myself, but I've heard good things about it.
Bad thing: Needs another machine in the outside world with full access
to the internet. Many people (especially those who can't access vim's
CVS because they are behind a firewall) will be out of luck because of
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