[Ffmpeg-devel] Nightly SVN tarballs

Graham Booker ffmpeglist
Fri Aug 4 21:04:12 CEST 2006

On Aug 4, 2006, at 1:29 PM, Mike Melanson wrote:

> V?ctor Paesa wrote:
>> Hi,
>> In the past a nightly tarball of CVS was available at the MPHQ  
>> server.
>> Since the new server seems stable, would be possible to go back to
>> that practice?
> Seems reasonable. What form should this take? Cron job to:
> * fresh checkout of SVN sources to temp directory
> * tar/bz2 the tree
> * copy package over to nightly tarball download location
> * delete temp directory
> Anything else?

Use svn export instead of checkout as it doesn't include the .svn  
directories (which can double the size of the tarball).

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