Subject: Re: HEADS UP: NetBSD ftp-server: packages/distfiles cleanup
To: None <,>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/19/2000 09:36:04
On Thu, Oct 19, 2000 at 12:18:47AM +0200, Thomas Klausner wrote:
> Hi!
> Just a short heads-up:
> At the end of next week, the distfiles directory on
> will be cleaned up, removing all distfiles that aren't needed by the
> current pkgsrc.
> If you still want some of the older distfiles, please get them NOW
> (or update to a newer pkgsrc).

Doesn't the GPL impose to make sources available for binary packages we
distribute ? If so some distfiles can't be removed.

I'm all for this cleanup otherwise; this will free some disk space
on mirrors.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.