Subject: Re: Strange version problem
To: None <>
From: Frank Knappe <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 02/03/2003 00:37:20
On Sun, 2 Feb 2003, Frederick Bruckman wrote:

> > # Fetch mplayer/MPlayer-0.90rc3.tar.bz2 (3285759 bytes):
> >
> > Why does pkgsrc tries to fetch rc3 instead of rc13?
> It's my fault -- I named the the 0.90pre3 package '0.90rc3', because
> we have support for "rc" version numbers, but not "pre" (or not to my
> knowledge, at the time). So to distinguish, when rc's came along, I
> just added "10" to the bona fide "rc"'s. There really is no rc13.
> There may be an rc4 before the final, but hopefully, that'll be it.

I'm afraid that I don't understand all.
So, the downloaded tar.bz2 file is the newest one and should compile?
Unfortunatly it doesn't, there are checksum errors. IIRC regarding
teh skin files (Right now I'm running W2k, so I can't check). 

Ciao , Frank .