Rev 2444: Document the default bzr:// port (fixes #107125). in file:///home/robertc/source/baz/hpss-defaultport/

Robert Collins robertc at
Mon Apr 23 05:29:00 BST 2007

At file:///home/robertc/source/baz/hpss-defaultport/

revno: 2444
revision-id: robertc at
parent: pqm at
committer: Robert Collins <robertc at>
branch nick: hpss-defaultport
timestamp: Mon 2007-04-23 14:28:56 +1000
  Document the default bzr:// port (fixes #107125).
  NEWS                           NEWS-20050323055033-4e00b5db738777ff
  doc/server.txt                 server.txt-20060913044801-h939fvbwzz39gf7g-1
=== modified file 'NEWS'
--- a/NEWS	2007-04-23 02:58:30 +0000
+++ b/NEWS	2007-04-23 04:28:56 +0000
@@ -39,6 +39,10 @@
     * New help topic ``urlspec`` which lists the availables transports.
       (Goffredo Baroncelli)
+    * doc/server.txt updated to document the default bzr:// port (fixes
+      #107125) and also update the blurb about the hpss' current status.
+      (Robert Collins).
     * bzrlib API compatability with 0.8 has been dropped, cleaning up some

=== modified file 'doc/server.txt'
--- a/doc/server.txt	2007-03-02 12:40:45 +0000
+++ b/doc/server.txt	2007-04-23 04:28:56 +0000
@@ -16,17 +16,16 @@
     bzr log
-Bazaar supports writing over FTP, SFTP and via a plugin over HTTP-WebDAV.
+Bazaar supports writing over FTP, SFTP and (via a plugin) over HTTP-WebDAV.
 High-performance server
-**In development**
-The high-performance server is currently in development.  The version of Bazaar
-that accompanies this documentation is able to use the servers underlying
-protocol as a dumb server.  This is the first stage high-performance server
-functionality to be delivered.
+The high-performance server is currently in development.  It provides a dumb
+server facility as well as additional capabilities which allow the version of
+bzr that accompanies this documentation to perform some operations much faster
+than via dumb servers.  In future releases of bzr the range of operations that
+are improved by using the high-performance server will increase.
 To maintain the highest security possible, the current
 high-performance server provides read-only access by default.  To
@@ -49,7 +48,8 @@
 The ``bzr+ssh://`` URL scheme only supports absolute paths from the
 root of the filesystem.  Future versions are expected to support ``~``
-in the same way as ``sftp://`` URLs.
+in the same way as ``sftp://`` URLs
@@ -60,12 +60,12 @@
 Running a Bazaar server from inetd requires an inetd.conf entry::
-    1234  stream  tcp  nowait  bzruser  /usr/bin/bzr serve --inet --directory=/srv/bzr/repo
+    4155  stream  tcp  nowait  bzruser  /usr/bin/bzr serve --inet --directory=/srv/bzr/repo
 When running client commands, the URL you supply is a `bzr://` URL relative to
 the ``--directory`` option given in inetd.conf::
-    bzr log bzr://host:1234/branchname
+    bzr log bzr://host/branchname
@@ -82,3 +82,8 @@
     bzr log bzr://host:1234/branchname
+This example runs bzr on its official port number of `4155` and listens on all
+    bzr serve --directory=/srv/bzr/repo

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