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Re: setup.exe and replacing of in-use files
On Mon, Jul 15, 2002 at 02:07:44PM +0200, Ralf Habacker wrote:
> using release number like 2.2.2-[ab][0-9] has historical reasons and
> because of the problems of the sourceforge file release system as I
> wrote in http://www.cygwin.com/ml/cygwin-apps/2002-07/msg00440.html I
> can't change this for already released files :-(,
> so are there any other possibilities to solve this problem ?
PRC-Tools tells its users to point setup.exe at
(i.e. our Sourceforge *website*) and then uses HTTP redirects therein to
map whatever collective hallucination we'd like setup.exe to see into
the reality of the Sourceforge file release system. For us, it's pretty
RedirectMatch install/(.*[^/].*/.*) http://us.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/$1
John "server munging trumps setup munging"