Subject: Re: how to handle 2 CD's of binary pkgs.
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: David Maxwell <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/21/2000 14:26:42
On Thu, Dec 21, 2000 at 03:47:37AM +0100, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> On Wed, 20 Dec 2000, David Maxwell wrote:
> > If you do this, you'd probably also want to change the default targets
> > to make fetch-list up front so you grab everything from CD1 to HD, then
> > swap CDs once only.
> fetch-list? Maybe look at the subject: ...

Umm, right :-p

Take the functionality from fetch-list to generate a list of all the
distfiles the install requires, including dependancies, and order
them to allow efficient copying.

Better? ;-)

David Maxwell,| -->
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