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From: Willie Wong <wwong@××××××××××××××.edu>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] cannot d/l dmg2img ebuild
Date: Mon, 07 Sep 2009 13:07:49
In Reply to: [gentoo-user] cannot d/l dmg2img ebuild by Xi Shen
1 On Mon, Sep 07, 2009 at 08:19:09PM +0800, Penguin Lover Xi Shen squawked:
2 > when i am trying to d/l the dmg2img ebuild, i found that the filename
3 > trying to d/l is 'download?dmg2img-1.6.tar.gz'. since th '?' mark has
4 > special mean in http/ftp, i cannot d/l the file. i have check many
5 > mirrors around the world, the results are the same. i think there's
6 > some wrong on the author's server, which cause this wrong filename.
7 > could someone here fix this?
9 Either you made a typo or there's a typo in the ebuild somehow.
11 Looking at my copy of the ebuild (which I last synced, well, a while
12 ago. This is on a stable box that doesn't need much updating.):
14 # Copyright 1999-2009 Gentoo Foundation
15 # Distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License v2
16 # $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo-x86/sys-fs/dmg2img/dmg2img-1.6.ebuild,v1.1 2009/05/24 10:33:28 ssuominen Exp $
18 EAPI=2
19 inherit toolchain-funcs
21 DESCRIPTION="Converts Apple DMG files to standard HFS+ images"
23 SRC_URI="${P}.tar.gz"
26 So your really should be trying to download
30 Notice the .pl? The author has the downloads fed via some sort of perl
31 script... so the question mark '?' makes perfect sense.
33 W
34 --
35 "You'd better hope that the planet's orbits are stable, because if they weren't
36 then every time somebody sneezed you'd fret about whether the Earth would go
37 careening off."
38 ~DeathMech, S. Sondhi. P-town PHY 205
39 Sortir en Pantoufles: up 1004 days, 11:57


Subject Author
Re: [gentoo-user] cannot d/l dmg2img ebuild Massimo Gengarelli <massimo.gengarelli@×××××.com>
Re: [gentoo-user] cannot d/l dmg2img ebuild "Arttu V." <arttuv69@×××××.com>