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- From: "Graeme Peterson" <gp at qnx dot com>
- To: drow at mvista dot com (Daniel Jacobowitz)
- Cc: binutils at sources dot redhat dot com
- Date: Thu, 8 Aug 2002 12:13:11 -0400 (EDT)
- Subject: Re: binutils-2.13.tar.bz2
Great! Thanks. This is the first binutils release from the FSF
with QNX support in it (i386), and some people I know are keen
on giving it a go.
I also noticed that the website shows 2.12.1 as the latest stable
release with an ftp link pointing to it.
> On Thu, Aug 08, 2002 at 12:05:03PM -0400, Graeme Peterson wrote:
> > Hi, all.
> > I may have missed the e-mails discussing this, but is
> > there a reason why the binutils-2.13 tarball and upgrade
> > patch are only posted in bz2 format? I found, built and
> > used bzip2, but it seems inconvenient to expect the world
> > to have to do that.
> > $ ftp ftp://ftp.gnu.org
> > Connected to ftp.gnu.org.
> > <snip big blurb>
> > ftp> cd gnu/binutils
> > 250 Directory successfully changed.
> > ftp> pwd
> > 257 "/gnu/binutils"
> > ftp> ls *2.13*
> > 200 PORT command successful. Consider using PASV.
> > 150 Here comes the directory listing.
> > -rw-r--r-- 1 0 0 2177752 Aug 06 14:40 binutils-2.12.1-2.13-patch.bz2
> > -rw-r--r-- 1 0 0 9882367 Aug 06 14:40 binutils-2.13.tar.bz2
> > 226 Directory send OK.
> > ftp>
> > Thanks.
> Because the makefile currently makes bz2 tarballs? :) I'll put up
> gzipped versions in a little bit, thanks for the reminder.
> Daniel Jacobowitz Carnegie Mellon University
> MontaVista Software Debian GNU/Linux Developer