Uploading new packages, and the editor's manual

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Fri Mar 31 13:23:25 PST 2006


On 3/31/06, Justin R. Knierim <lfs at lfs-matrix.net> wrote:
>
> Yes, md5sums and so on from upstream is also a problem because of bz2,
> and is also why I am contemplating the change.  Maybe I should put the
> whole bz2 or original-package up for vote somewhere.  It probably should
> just be changed and be done with it.

Not that you are putting up the vote, but I don't agree with the bz2
only method.  IMO, we should be hosting the exact versions found at
the upstream website, be it tar.bz2 or whatever.

--
Dan



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