LFS-books on server
ivo van doorn
ivd at euronet.nl
Thu Sep 12 07:19:12 PDT 2002
Gerard Beekmans wrote:
> On September 8, 2002 04:06 pm, ivo van doorn wrote:
>>I downloaded today the lfs book:
>>But after opening it the book version:
>>was in it...
>>This explained a lot of problems I had with compiling textutils...
> Yes, like others have said. May just been a case of no checkins being done.
> The index.xml file then still contains the old date. The filename reflects
> the date & time when the tarball was generated, not the actual contents.
> Now, sometimes changes are made on a day and the tarball you have don't
> contain those changes. That's a matter of timing. Tarballs are generated
> daily at 1 AM PDT. CVS commits that same day may be made up to 1 AM the next
> day. So the tarball won't contain it yet until the next day when the
> end-of-previous-day snapshot is generated.
I understand it.
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