r1451 - in branches/udev_update: . packages/bash packages/binutils packages/binutils/vars packages/coreutils packages/db packages/gcc packages/gcc/vars packages/glibc packages/texinfo packages/util-linux vars

Alexander E. Patrakov patrakov at ums.usu.ru
Sat Mar 25 18:23:35 PST 2006


Jeremy Huntwork wrote:
> Alexander E. Patrakov wrote:
>> Sorry. This means one of two things:
>>
>> 1) Jeremy Huntwork doesn't like the old server and wants everyone to 
>> stop using it.
>>
>> 2) Jeremy Huntwork doesn't know about Makefile.personal, specifically 
>> designed for such cases when a personal preference doesn't match the 
>> official default.
> 
> Well this sounds very accusatory. Neither case is correct, and perhaps 
> Alexander you could ask me directly and wait for my response before 
> jumping to conclusions.

Sorry for the tone.

> I did this because I thought that 'ftp.linuxfromscratch.org' was 
> supposed to be the official name to use. After all, why have RR DNS 
> setup if not to distribute among several participating mirrors? I didn't 
> realize that we had some very unreliable mirrors participating. Seeing 
> that this is the case, perhaps it would be wise to drop RR DNS entirely.

Thanks for the explanation.

> I have no problems with ftp.lfs-matrix.net being the default considering 
> the trouble with other mirrors and that Justin, the admin, is happy with 
> it being set that way. Feel free to change it back.

OK, will do so. What should be done with the "-j3" change that you commented 
out?

-- 
Alexander E. Patrakov



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