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Re: ftp for Hurd - how to? Newbie question

On Mon, Dec 13, 1999 at 10:32:56PM +0000, Abdul Aziz wrote:
> I installed Hurd and it is working. But how to use ftp to update Hurd?
> Is it possible? Sorry if this is stupid question but am new to Hurd
> having used Debian only for a year.

Check the ftp Access method in the "dselect" program.

Or, to update manually:

settrans -c /ftp /hurd/hostmux /hurd/ftpfs ${host}:/

and then

cd /ftp/ftp.debian.org/dists/unstable/main/binary-hurd-i386/base
dpkg -i bash_*deb



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