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From: Karl Trygve Kalleberg <karltk@×××××××.no>
To: gentoo-dev@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Smalltalk/X
Date: Sun, 09 Jun 2002 10:32:11
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Smalltalk/X by Marko Mikulicic
1 On Sun, 9 Jun 2002, Marko Mikulicic wrote:
3 > I don't understand. Does this mean that those packages cannot be
4 > download from the original url but only from your mirror. This
5 > solves a problem, but raises other: if the package is not in the mirrors,
6 > or the mirror is down, or the package is not yet in CVS ?
8 As you can specify a sequence of mirrors in /etc/make.conf, it is less
9 likely that our mirrors will be down than that
10 will be :P
12 > This means that while I'm writing the package I cannot test it
13 > completly (at least not the download) until it is copied to the mirrors.
15 That is a correct, but should be considered a minor matter, as this step
16 will be performed by the developer committing your ebuild for you.
18 > What SRC_URI should I put in the .ebuild ? Only
19 > http:/nowhere/${PN}-${PV}.tar.gz ?
21 I guess that is okay.${PN}-${PV}.tar.gz is
22 also okay, as this (most likely) is where the package will reside (before
23 it is spread to our mirrors.
25 In fact, I think just "${PN}-${PV}.tar.gz" should work, but I have not
26 tested that.
28 Karl T