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To: Brian Harring <bdharring@...>
From: Jon Portnoy <avenj@g.o>
Subject: Re: distfile diff's
Date: Sun, 13 Apr 2003 12:09:58 -0400
Both. Developers can manually put files in an incoming directory of 
sorts and a script run every couple days attempts to download any 
missing SRC_URIs.

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 
> somebody?
> 
> 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...
> Anyone?
> ~harring
> bdharring@...
> 
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