Subject: Re: graphics/ImageMagick distfile botch
To: Robert Elz <email@example.com>
From: Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/12/2007 13:17:53
On 2/12/07, Robert Elz <email@example.com> wrote:
> | It is not too late.
> Yes, once the change has been made as it is now, you get some
> distfile directories with one copy, and some with another.
> Any attempted correction probably results in many people
> fetching the distfile again for no good reason.
These days, refetching such a distfile is not that painful, so doing
the fix anyway is not a major problem compared to making it
consistent. ImageMagick is semi-big, but it's not, e.g., teTeX.
-- Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org> <email@example.com> <firstname.lastname@example.org>