What's Going on

M.Canales.es manuel at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu May 4 14:52:56 PDT 2006

El Jueves, 4 de Mayo de 2006 23:29, Jim Gifford escribió:
> The biggest problem I've had about the md5sums in ALFS is that they are
> ones we have created. We shouldn't be recreating them, but using the
> author's version. I know we have repackages items so they are .bz2, but
> that's not keeping a clean chain. That's my objection. If we are not
> going to provide the original author's sums, then we are no better than
> a distro.

All packages in the FTP mirrors are now in that formats used upstreams.

Justin do that change for BLFS packages several weeks ago, and for {C,H}LFS 
packages this weekend. 

Thus your complaints is not valid now, if we place the MD5SUMS into the books 
they will match that packages released by their developers.

Manuel Canales Esparcia
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