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On Sunday 09 October 2005 19:32, Marius Mauch wrote:
> Well, ebuilds (and therefore eclasses) can't override anything related
> to the fetch process (other than setting RESTRICT and/or SRC_URI). Your
> problem has to be fixed server side (assuming you want a proper
> solution), as portage *needs* the correct filename in SRC_URI for things
> like md5 verification. So even if $FETCHCOMMAND would save your file
> with the "right" name you would be in trouble.
I was wondering why pkg_fetch seemed to be the only function that cannot be
localized in an ebuild... Why is that?