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Re: [gftp] Two Questions

To apply the patch file, download the gftp 2.0.18 source code. Change to the
gftp-2.0.18 directory and type patch -p1 < <file>.patch

Then you can run configure and make to build a binary.


On Tue, Mar 29, 2005 at 08:36:33AM -0800, Staven Bruce wrote:
> Hi All,
> This is going to sound like a dumb question, but it's never come up before.
> Brian sent me a patch in regards to my last e-mail which I was very happy to
> receive! However, the patch is a .patch file, and I have never had to
> install a .patch file before, I've sort of been RPM reliant for way to long.
> Can anyone give me any pointers on installing a .patch file?
>  All help would be appreciated! For your troubles, you will receive no money
> now, but on your deathbed, you will receive total consciousness...
>  -----Original Message-----
> From: 	Anthony DiSante [mailto:theant@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] 
> Sent:	Monday, March 28, 2005 11:52 PM
> To:	gftp-users@xxxxxxxx
> Subject:	Re: [gftp] Two Questions
> Alonso Acu?a wrote:
> >> I just wanted to point out that the download page for IglooFTP is 
> >> deceptive -- it leads you to believe you're downloading IglooFTP, but 
> >> in fact it's only a time-limited trial version of the program.  You 
> >> need to pay to get the full version.
> >>
>  > What you download is in fact the full version meaning it has all the
>  > features and you can use them, but you have to pay if you want to use it
>  > beyond the trial period.
>  >
> Sure it has all the features, but it is a time-limited trial version.  A 
> limited version is by definition not the full version.  And in any case, the
> website is deceptive because it does not tell you that the download is only 
> a trial.
> -Anthony DiSante
> http://nodivisions.com/