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Re: Bug#78493: apt-get source doesn't resume after it's finished

On Fri, Dec 01, 2000 at 11:25:09PM -0700, Jason Gunthorpe wrote:
> On Fri, 1 Dec 2000, Cesar Eduardo Barros wrote:
> > Try this:
> > apt-get -d source xserver-xfree86
> > apt-get source xserver-xfree86
> Works for me:
> If you don't get that result there are only 3 possiblities
>   1) Defective http server, does not support resume

Why should it hit the server when it already downloaded everything? I think
this is the root of the bug; it shouldn't reget even if the server doesn't
support resume, since it already got everything (maybe with the exception of
the .dsc, which is needed to check if it's really finished).

>   2) Defective FTP server, does not support resume, IMS, etc or you are
>      using the http.us rotation with ftp.
>   3) The file changed on the server 
> I can't da anything about any of those things.

Cesar Eduardo Barros

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