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Re: An idea for a CGI
On Fri, 21 Aug 1998, William Merriam wrote:
> Actually I suggested a client-side program for downloading the package. I
OK. Now it's making sense.
So what we need (I take it) is some way of automating an ftp session. This
*definitely* is possible, but I'm not sure how hard/easy it is. The main
thing we have to worry about is the possibility of the ftp session dying,
and using reget to continue. It might need a "real program" and not just a
Do you think it might be better to just have one large directory (full of
symlinks) that one can just glob, and then have big install script ? This
is definitely "easy".
Donovan Rebbechi <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Web designer for Independence -- Linux for the Masses