Subject: Re: Dealing with "secret" subdirectories on the MASTER_SITE
To: Chris Jones <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 08/07/1998 09:11:50
On Thu, 6 Aug 1998, Chris Jones wrote:
> Actually, I just went back and looked at it again.  You fetch
> "", then parse that document and fetch a URL out of
> it.  The file thus retrieved is a tar file which contains (among other
> things) the two .tar.gz distfiles that are needed by the package.  I think
> I can make a script which will do all of this.  Could be a while before I
> get to it, though...

Wheee, having perl & lynx as a BUILD_DEPENDS (naw, just kidding - "ftp ...
-o - | sed" should do fine :-)

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>