Subject: Re: Package issues
To: James Chacon <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/12/1999 23:11:28
On Tue, 12 Oct 1999, James Chacon wrote:
> What is the current procedure for fixing things like this? i.e. send-pr's
> or are each one the specific maintainers responsibility?

i think send-pr would be fine, and if you can give as much information as
possible, that's even better: 

i've found that sometimes mirrors contain different files (judging by md5)
than their masters, although that should not be. Another reason of bad
checksums are often authors chainging the distfiles of their releases
after they have released them - the proper action to fix this here
includes removing the distfile on

 - Hubert

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