Subject: Re: Instructions to go from 0.9 to current (fwd)
To: None <uunet!!michaelv@uunet.UU.NET>
From: Michael L. VanLoon -- Iowa State University <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/28/1994 23:52:55
>>>> is an official NetBSD-current mirror.
>>>> Please use it.  All binary snapshots will lag sun-lamp by a half-day
>>>> to a day, depending on when they're put up for sup.
>>>> doesn't have a small connection limit, not does it do anything but ftp
>>>> -- please abuse it for this purpose instead of sun-lamp.

>>>Are there plans to get a full source tree there yet?  I find if I'm looking
>>>for anything but ksrc, you can't get it.  Or are you hiding the rest :-)


>For quite a while (until very recently, within the last few weeks) the src
>directory on iastate only contained a "lib" directory, and that was empty.
>I meant to send mail about it for quite a while, but I kept forgetting about
>it.  I believe that's what Eric was referring to.  Obviously, whatever was
>the problem has been fixed.

OK, there *was* a problem with the sup script, but I fixed that
several weeks ago.  I've been watching it and it has been working
flawlessly for almost a month.

So, yes, I guess there was a time when you couldn't get at stuff, but
it's been feeling better for some time now. :-)  Sorry for the


 Michael L. VanLoon                 Iowa State University Computation Center                    Project Vincent Systems Staff
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