Subject: Re: Ease of Downloading Packages
To: Andrew Brown <email@example.com>
From: Curt Sampson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/21/2001 07:00:23
On Thu, 20 Dec 2001, Andrew Brown wrote:
> symlinks...heh. some uses of them border on...insane. like sco. :)
No! Say it isn't so!
> FreeBSD-current -> branches/-current
> packages -> ../../ports/i386/packages-current
> packages-current -> packages-5-current
> pine-4.40.tgz -> ../All/pine-4.40.tgz
> that's four, with one of them nested. not so bad...i've seen worse. :)
Well, what I want to know is: how did it figure out I'm running on an
i386, and not a sparc?
Curt Sampson <email@example.com> +81 90 7737 2974 http://www.netbsd.org
Don't you know, in this new Dark Age, we're all light. --XTC