Re: Remember the gzip-compress link?
firstname.lastname@example.org (Stephen Early) wrote on 15.11.96 in <m0vOCQp-0001m7C@myrddin.greenend.org.uk>:
> Kai Henningsen writes:
> > My ISP just converted from a severely hacked Slackware to Debian. The
> > gzip- compress link caused lost mail & news for several people ... :-(
> Is that link still there? I'm sure it was removed several releases of
> gzip ago.
That's what I thought too, so I didn't mention it. Of course, it was
probably one day after they downloaded the .deb's ... :-(
(Changing an ISP machine *does* need some (significant) amount of
preparation time. Even so, some things broke - though only this one seems
to have been a serious Debian error.)
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