Upgrading to GNOME 2.8
randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Dec 16 14:03:16 PST 2004
Peter B. Steiger wrote:
> On Mon, 06 Dec 2004 21:36:38 +0100, GCZ sez:
>>BTW, version 2.8.2 of GNOME is supposed to be released in a couple of
> Arrrrrrrrrrrrgh! Do you have any idea how long it took me to download the
> core packages and required additional packages over a *DIALUP CONNECTION*
> last week??? I rarely connect faster than 24000, and when it snows or
> rains that drops down to 21600 or less. I absolutely refuse to go through
> that again so soon.
Two things. One, not very many of the core packages even had updates.
Two, they provide diff files to update your 2.8.1 source tarballs.
More information about the blfs-support