Subject: Re: distsrc on 1.6beta3
To: Robert Elz <kre@munnari.OZ.AU>
From: Luke Mewburn <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/26/2002 21:52:12
On Wed, Jun 26, 2002 at 04:17:19PM +0700, Robert Elz wrote:
  |     Date:        26 Jun 2002 00:00:46 -0400
  |     From:        "Perry E. Metzger" <>
  |     Message-ID:  <>
  |   | The answer is you check out the branch with a particular date tag...
  | Is that what the people doing the builds are actually doing, or are
  | they just building whatever is the top of the branch at the time they
  | do the build (in which case, a pullup later in the day might confuse
  | things?)

The auto-build mechanism (which is how the distributions on are built) checks out the source with a
particular date and compiles that.

For what it's worth, the source sets for a given build should be in
the "source" subdirectory of the same build directory (e.g, )