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From: Nirbheek Chauhan <nirbheek@g.o>
Subject: Re: FYI: Rules for distro-friendly packages
Date: Mon, 28 Jun 2010 02:16:19 +0530
On Sun, Jun 27, 2010 at 4:05 PM, Enrico Weigelt <weigelt@...> wrote:
> * Nirbheek Chauhan <nirbheek@g.o> schrieb:
>
>> Or if they generate the tarball on-the-fly with no caching, which
>> results in differing timestamps each time. Hence, each time you fetch
>> it, you get a tarball with a different hash.
>
> Does portage check the timestamps ?
>

I think you need to sit down and understand how tarballs are made,
what they contain, and what a "hash" means, and how it's calculated.


-- 
~Nirbheek Chauhan

Gentoo GNOME+Mozilla Team


References:
FYI: Rules for distro-friendly packages
-- Enrico Weigelt
Re: FYI: Rules for distro-friendly packages
-- Krzysztof Pawlik
Re: FYI: Rules for distro-friendly packages
-- Enrico Weigelt
Re: FYI: Rules for distro-friendly packages
-- Krzysztof Pawlik
Re: FYI: Rules for distro-friendly packages
-- Enrico Weigelt
Re: FYI: Rules for distro-friendly packages
-- Ciaran McCreesh
Re: FYI: Rules for distro-friendly packages
-- Nirbheek Chauhan
Re: FYI: Rules for distro-friendly packages
-- Enrico Weigelt
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