symlinks to releases
michael at openmoko.org
Thu Sep 25 18:49:20 CEST 2008
Ferenc Veres wrote:
> What are the Tar.gz files?
Mostly, I think, for putting on SD cards, but there may be another reason
Is it easy to create the tar.gz from jffs2?
Pretty easy, but it does save some time and a few steps.
> (I guess it's a mount and cp -rp?, but question is whether jffs2 is
> default supported by the operating systems of who needs the .Tar.Gz.)
> Who uses the tar.gz, for what? Do we need them? :-)
> I just met 2 confused users on the IRC not understanding what to
> download from that directory. (Of course we should revise [[Download]]
We just need to explain it better.
> Remember, there are only 9 files. (33% of what are symlinks to other.)
I wish we could get rid of the symlinks....
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