Re: [code] puc-rio.br is down

From: Mitchell <m.att.foicica.com>
Date: Sat, 2 Nov 2019 10:22:06 -0400 (EDT)

Hi Pedro,

On Sat, 2 Nov 2019, Pedro Andres Aranda Gutierrez wrote:

> Hi Mitchell,
>
> as always with a new release, I'm using my Ubuntu build infrastructure to
> create .deb packages to install Textadept. However, I see that
> http://www.inf.puc-rio.br/~roberto/lpeg/
> is down. I can't download lpeg and that is a showstopper. I have a
> temporary solution for this and let's hope it'll come up again. I take it
> as a warning for the future. I think external dependencies like this should
> have an alternative download page, be it your hg, be it forked copies of
> the original project. Big overhead, yes... but that seems to be life

The nightly builds on my build server make use of local, cached copies of packages. I suppose I could expose them and have Textadept default to grabbing them. I'll think on it.

> Another point is that I would beg you to consider looking at an alternative
> to Mercurial... Debian has fortified itself once again and I'm not able to
> clone Textadept on a clean-slate Debian 10 VM with mercurial.

What do you mean? Is it the TLS thing where you have to add an extra config line to your Mercurial configuration file?

Cheers,
Mitchell

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Received on Sat 02 Nov 2019 - 10:22:06 EDT

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