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Re: strange source packaging?
On Wed, Apr 17, 2002 at 03:12:00PM -0400, Charles Wilson wrote:
>Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>On Wed, Apr 17, 2002 at 06:58:55PM +0200, Lapo Luchini wrote:
>>>Why the wget-1.8.1-1-src.tar.bz2 package does contain wget-1.8.1.tar.gz
>>That would be what is called in the software community "a mistake".
>>Can this be corrected, asap, Hack?
>Chris, are you disagreeing with this post
><http://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin-apps/2002-04/msg00298.html>, or repudiating
I'm referring to this passage in http://cygwin.com/setup.html:
* Source packages are extracted in /usr/src. On extraction, the tar
file should put the sources in a directory with the same name as the
package tar ball minus the -src.tar.bz2 part:
That is not the case for wget.