[lfs-dev] Which tcl tarball to download?

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Fri Mar 30 10:01:33 PDT 2018


On 03/30/2018 02:42 AM, Xi Ruoyao wrote:
> On 2018-03-29 11:35 -0500, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>> On 03/29/2018 03:10 AM, Xi Ruoyao wrote:
>>> On 2018-02-16 10:39 -0500, Luke Taylor wrote:
>>>> Hello lfs-devs,
>>>>
>>>> Ever since you upgraded tcl to 8.6.8 I have notice in the book
>>>> {package page and wget-list) the package to be downloaded points to
>>>> tcl8.6.8-src.tar.gz instead of tcl-core8.6.8-src.tar.gz as was
>>>> previous. Will the instructions work with either package or should I
>>>> download the core package instead?
>>>
>>> I can confirm the instructions work with tcl8.6.8-src.tar.gz.  But I'm
>>> not sure if they work with tcl-core8.6.8-src.tar.gz.
>>>
>>> Bruce changed the package in r11345.  I don't know why, and the commit
>>> message is just "Update tcl stats".
>>
>> To use the same version of tcl in LFS and BLFS.
> 
> Then maybe we should change the text in the book, replace "Tcl-core" with
> "Tcl".

Good idea.  Done at revision 11393.

   -- Bruce




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