1. Make sure you have "execnet" and "py" installed on your system and importable from a "python" invocation of the root user 2. Move the directory containing this README.txt to here: /root/sync-codespeak 3. Copy the Uptstart init-configuration file to /etc/init: cp /root/sync-codespeak/sync-codespeak.conf /etc/init/ 4. start the job to permanently start mirroring. initctl start sync-codespeak 5. The mirror will be located at codespeak-svnrepo and will be continously updated from the codespeak main repository.