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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.
I'm not sure Samba is a good example, but there are some that
actually do make previous releases unavailable.
rmlinux: [GNU ld version 220.127.116.11.2 20040727] [gcc (GCC) 3.4.1]
[GNU C Library 2004-07-01 release version 2.3.4] [Linux 18.104.22.168 i686]
21:30:00 up 10 days, 5:19, 8 users, load average: 0.03, 0.02, 0.00
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