[pacman-dev] small libdownload patch
shiningxc at gmail.com
Sat Dec 27 06:15:49 EST 2008
On Sat, Dec 27, 2008 at 8:58 AM, Roman Kyrylych
<roman.kyrylych at gmail.com> wrote:
> ...and that bug is fixed there long before in FreeBSD's libfetch.
> Thanks for info, Aaron! I wasn't aware that NetBSD has their own libfetch.
> Looks like NetBSD's libfetch was heavily reworked in some places,
> including some new features added.
Indeed NetBSD's libfetch looked pretty good last time I checked.
> The only thing it's missing from FreeBSD's lbfetch is
> support for HTTP 1.1 If-Modified-Since behavior
> (which was only added less than 2 weeks ago).
I believe they merge the changes from times to times, so it should be
included eventually, we just need to be patient :)
> There's one Linux-compatability fix after 2.20:
> Not sure if it's important enough for us though.
That is very cool, it is actually the only patch we needed :
The only thing left is to provide a linux Makefile, which Aaron already did.
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