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On Sun, Apr 13, 2003 at 04:26:30AM -0500, Brian Harring wrote:
> I've recently been thinking about how the heck we could implement a distfile
> diff setup- I posted some of my thoughts on the forums (with no results so
> far) at http://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic.php?t=46151 .
> I'm still wondering how does a src (say afbackup) get transferred to the
> gentoo distfile mirrors? Is this an automated process, or a transfer done by
> The way I see it, either we could end up w/ some semi-automated solution
> that's handled by the servers (bad in my books), or the developer of the
> specific ebuild would have to create the diffs.
> If it's the developer who creates the diff, I need to know when/how a distfile
> gets moved to the mirrors...
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