Subject: Re: road map for new immigrants?
To: None <>
From: Richard Earnshaw <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/15/1998 17:05:49
> >Just in case people have forgotten, this directory is supposed to contain 
> >code that can't be exported from the US because it contains 
> >export-restricted cryptography code and the like.  The domestic source 
> >isn't even kept on most of the ftp mirrors for this reason.  I can see no 
> >reason why it should contain the main entry points for bootstrapping the 
> >source tree.
> It doesn't.  It only contains things you need to build first to build
> *other things in domestic*.

Ah.  I understand now; thanks for clarifying.  

The problem for me of course is that since I don't have domestic, I don't 
know what's in it!  Your previous message seemed to suggest that it might 
contain something that was needed for the rest of the bootstrap to work