Subject: Re: List of binary packages for 1.5-ALPHA
To: Rakhesh Sasidharan <email@example.com>
From: Frederick Bruckman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/20/2000 11:14:38
On Sun, 20 Aug 2000, Rakhesh Sasidharan wrote:
> On Sat, 19 Aug 2000, David Brownlee wrote:
> > 1.5_ALPHA packages for i386 would be in
> > ftp://ftp.netbsd.org/pub/NetBSD/packages/1.5_ALPHA2/i386/
> > but its very easy to download the pkgsrc.tar.gz, extract it
> > and just cd to the progarsm you want and 'make install'.
> I checked up the above link. Couldn't find anything. It had two
> subdirectories: All and www. I checked All -- empty. Didn't bother to
> check www.
In general, no one posts binary packages for the short-lived ALPHA's.
You'll have to either build them yourself, or wait until after 1.5 is