[blfs-dev] The changelog hates us

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Mon Mar 4 11:40:13 PST 2013

Rob Landley wrote:

> The wget-list in the most recent 7.3 release is also access denied
> right now.


I have a restrictive umask and that keeps the permissions too 
restrictive when copying files.  I just loosened it up.

> By the way, having a readme in that directory point to:
>     http://ftp.osuosl.org/pub/lfs/lfs-packages/
> Might save time. :)

Our philosophy is to show users where to get the original sorce from the 
authors.  However, the collective packages are actually on several 
mirrors.  See the bottom of 

That's also referenced in Section 3.1 of the book.

   -- Bruce

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