Subject: pkg/11619: Xemacs can't download it's own packages
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From: None <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 11/30/2000 13:13:12
>Number:         11619
>Category:       pkg
>Synopsis:       Xemacs can't download it's own packages
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       high
>Responsible:    pkg-manager
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Thu Nov 30 13:13:01 PST 2000
>Originator:     oasfour
>Release:        NetBSD-1.5_BETA2
System: NetBSD 1.5_BETA2 NetBSD 1.5_BETA2 (GENERIC) #0: Mon Nov 6 13:13:46 MET 2000 fvdl@sushi:/work/trees/netbsd-1-5/sys/arch/i386/compile/GENERIC i386

Xemacs is unable to find the packages chosen for installation under "Options - Manage Packages - List and Install"
Xemacs tries to download the package then returns "unable to find file <filename>"
	Run Xemacs as root
	Options - Manage Packages - Add Download Site -
	Options - Manage Packages - Update Package Index
	Select OK for Dialog Box
	Options - Manage Packages - List and Install
	Select Any package (eg. auctex)
	Type 'x' to start installation, 'y' to accept
	Xemacs returns "Unable to find file auctex-1.16-pkg.tar.gz"