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Re: tools/ and dftp on mirrors

]] Steve McIntyre 

| On Thu, Aug 07, 2008 at 06:41:21PM +0200, Frans Pop wrote:
| >Joerg Jaspert wrote:
| >> unless someone has a *very* good reason (and is willing to do the work)
| >> we are planning to kick the tools/ directory from our mirrors, as well
| >> as the dftp*.gz files in project/misc.
| >
| >Please check with the debian-cd team first. Files from tools are still 
| >being included on CD images and with current debian-cd CD builds will 
| >fail if it is removed from the mirrors.
| Yup. I've spoken to mhy about this since. We explicitly don't include
| /tools/ in the .jigdo images as they're not versioned. I'll stop
| adding the files onto the CDs in the daily/weekly images shortly when
| the build machine is back up.

It'd be good to keep tools/ at least until lenny is out, since debian-cd
in the current stable release will be broken (as noted above).  Not
everybody runs debian-cd from svn. :-)

Tollef Fog Heen
UNIX is user friendly, it's just picky about who its friends are

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