Uploading new packages, and the editor's manual

Justin R. Knierim lfs at lfs-matrix.net
Fri Mar 31 13:42:23 PST 2006


Randy McMurchy wrote:
> Dan Nicholson wrote these words on 03/31/06 15:23 CST:
> 
>> 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.
> 
> And if they provide both .gz and .bz2 files?
> 
> Flip a coin? (jk)

Heh, well, if they provide both, then whatever you guys choose in the 
book, which would probably end up being the smaller of the two.  But I 
could be wrong.

Justin





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