Re: apt-get on the hurd
On Tue, Dec 19, 2000 at 02:26:10PM -0700, Jason Gunthorpe wrote:
> On Tue, 19 Dec 2000, Marcus Brinkmann wrote:
> > We don't know if your fixes work on the Hurd, as nobody who has a Hurd
> > to test has seen the fixes (unless you tested them on the Hurd yourself).
> The fix is there, if it does not work one of you guys can patch that one
> thing. Jason M. Felice is trying to test it.
Ok, he supplied me with the CVS info I needed to find the source. It works
fine, thanks a lot.
checking system architecture... i386
checking system OS... hurd
> > You also didn't tell me what you think of the trailing slash issues, I never
> > received an answer to my mail, so we don't know if this is fixed or not.
> Mmm, I may have lost that one.
I bounce it to you, please investigate.
> > There is also the issue i386-gnu0.2 vs i386-gnu, and I am pessimistic about
> > whether this is fixed in APT 4 or not, as I am not sure if you are aware of
> This was accounted for, I knew about it.
> > reports it (correctly) as i386-gnu0.2, and the old apt as well as any dpkg
> > don't get this right (this is also an issue on some BSD platforms).
> I handle the BSDs too.
Yup, and some more :)
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