EOL for Windows 95/98/Me

Brian Dessent brian@dessent.net
Tue Feb 13 01:08:00 GMT 2007

Igor Peshansky wrote:

> The problem is that if setup-9x inherits a mirror URL from the previous
> setup, that URL may be pointing to a non-9x mirror.  We'll need some sort
> of sanity check, a way to distinguish 9x mirrors from the non-9x mirrors,
> so that setup-9x can warn the user that she's about to install the wrong
> versions of the packages.

Yeah, I see the scenario now.  Maybe the 9x version of setup.exe could
just use a different filename for /etc/setup/last-mirror so that it does
not pick up the last mirror used for standard setup.exe.


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