On Wednesday, April 24, 2002, at 09:18 AM, Max Horn wrote:
> At 8:33 Uhr -0400 24.04.2002, David R. Morrison wrote:
>> I had a message from a friend of mine who was installing fink the old
>> fashioned way, bootstraping from source.  He discovered that one of our
>> essential packages, debianutils, is out of date and the source is no
>> longer available at the Debian site.  In fact, the modification dates
>> there indicate that debianutils_1.16 has been around since Feb. 19.
> Very bad. Wonder why I didn't catch it, since actually the bindist was 
> bootstrapped via source as well (of course).
> Anyway, I hate it when they do this. Also, I wonder about myself why I 
> forgot to fix the URL of debianutils to point to our copy of it.. 
> hrmpf, will fix that ASAP.
> Still, curse on the debian folks! Why o why do they have to kill old 
> tar balls for essential packages like this?
I just updated the unstable version to 1.16. Could people test this and 
let me know if it works asap so it can be moved to stable?


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