[tor-dev] Symlink to latest sources
iang at cs.uwaterloo.ca
Wed Sep 10 07:39:46 UTC 2014
On Wed, Sep 10, 2014 at 08:31:56AM +0200, Peter Palfrader wrote:
> On Tue, 09 Sep 2014, Ian Goldberg wrote:
> > On Tue, Sep 09, 2014 at 04:35:15PM -0400, Peter Swire wrote:
> > > You've avoided that for both binaries and sources? That's interesting. I
> > > guess it makes sense, if it's been a problem before.
> > >
> > > I mostly would like to be able to wget the the sources and build them
> > > automatically, without having to specify a version number. Whenever I
> > > setup a new machine, I like to make it a tor relay; I don't particularly
> > > care about versions, just as long as it's new enough to not have any old
> > > vulnerabilities.
> > I suppose fetching tor-latest.tgz could 302 redirect to tor-0.2.x.y.tgz?
> > Then wget would retrieve it with the version number, addressing the
> > support issue?
> wget wouln't, unless you pass it --trust-server-names, which is a bad
Oops, you're right, of course. Good call.
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