Upload patches???

Scot Mc Pherson scot at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Jul 25 08:51:39 PDT 2002


On Thu, 25 Jul 2002 11:25:08 -0400, Mark Hymers wrote:

> On Thu, 25, Jul, 2002 at 11:08:52AM -0400, Scot Mc Pherson spoke thus..
>>  
>> Also though in retrospect. I think Mark has hit on something.  Perhaps
>> the hints could be offerred over the web.That I think would be a good
>> idea.
> 
> Unless I'm misunderstanding you they already are on the web:
> http://hints.linuxfromscratch.org/hints
> 
> I'm not sure I agree about the .tar.bz2 being instantaneous though:
> ncftp /home/ftp/lfs-hints > ls -l
> -rw-rw-r--   1 ian      lfsftp       422359 Jul 25 08:00
> lfs-hints.tar.bz2
> 
> That's 400Kib which isn't that quick to get on a 56k connection
> nevermind someone still on a 14.4k modem :-)
> 
> I don't see why we can't just alter the /etc/cron.d/lfs-hints cronjob to
> stick the individual hints in /home/ftp somewhere as well.
> 
> /me shrugs
> 
> Mark
 
Well shit, I guess I am behind the times.  The last time I looked there,
the message "This Feature has not been enabled" or something like that
was still being displayed.

Scot Mc Pherson
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