Package Download URL's

Randy McMurchy randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Feb 15 19:32:22 PST 2005


Jeremy Huntwork wrote these words on 02/15/05 21:06 CST:

> Thanks, Randy. This would likely be very helpful. We already use the 
> ftp.linuxfromscratch.org servers as default locations for all packages 
> in the LFS profiles, so having something like this would be helpful for 
> BLFS too, esp. considering that some package maintainers (yes, I mean 
> you Samba!) like to remove previous packages from their main servers 
> when they release a new version.

Hmmm....

I'm not sure Samba is a good example, but there are some that
actually do make previous releases unavailable.

http://us1.samba.org/samba/ftp/old-versions/

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Randy

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