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Re: [opensuse] Where is the Source Code?
  • From: Christoph Thiel <cthiel@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 3 Apr 2006 18:43:25 +0200 (CEST)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.64.0604031841540.4424@xxxxxxxxx>
On Wed, 29 Mar 2006, Andreas Jaeger wrote:

> > Understandable -- but it would be nice if download.opensuse.org's
> > mirrored link to the source code only pointed to mirrors which
> > actually had the source. (Just a minor irritation on such a beautiful
> > spring day.)
>
> It should, we verify this. But if there are some packages and not all,
> we cannot test that, we just check for existance of single files or
> directories but not for completeness. Which is fine if you want to
> download single files - but I see, it's not optimal if you like to
> browse...

I already have this on my agenda and will try to address this within the
next couple of days. At the moment we redirect as eraly as possible, the
plan is to change this to redirect as late as possible.


Regards
Christoph

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