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Re: Default to fetching from CDN first?
On Fri, 13 Sep 2019 at 19:33, Greg Troxel <gdt%lexort.com@localhost> wrote:
> David Holland <dholland-pkgtech%netbsd.org@localhost> writes:
> > On Mon, Sep 09, 2019 at 09:05:23AM -0400, Greg Troxel wrote:
> > > I do see the point that people would be less likely to notice a missing
> > > upstream. But once you have fetched the distfile, you won't either.
> > The whole point of mirroring distfiles is to avoid having to notice
> > when the file goes missing upstream.
> That's the point for everyone but the package maintainer.
...but also anybody who wants to update the package, offer a patch or
simply report a bug.
Wouldn't it just be easier to implement distfile checking in PKG_DEVELOPER ?
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