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Wed Nov 5 10:10:06 PST 2003

On Wed, 5 Nov 2003, Paul Campbell wrote:

> Im building an LFS-5.0 system and a lot of the GNU packages are marked
> Missing, Back real soon.
> Offending packages off the top of my head are tar, grep and I think a few
> others.
> Just wondering if dropping to the next version down would cause any major
> build probs?

That really depends on what they are. I suggest a better strategy is to
use google specifying the specific tarball name. All those packages are
probably mirrored several places. I've had very good luck with the "I
Feel Lucky' search on google.

> Thanks.

Bill Maltby
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