[stunnel-users] STOP REMOVING OLD RELEASE TARBALLS FOR GODS SAKE

Andrew Schulman andrex at utexas.edu
Tue Oct 21 09:31:20 CEST 2014


> 5 days ago i noticed that my stunnel source package was *again* broken 
> because some clown removed the previous version's download from the 
> download server, so i bite the bullet and upgraded to latest (5.05).
> today, doing a testbuild i got a again a 404 and was forced again to 
> update to latest stunnel download. this is fucking frustrating.
> 
> i really have better things to do than to update my package recipes 
> whenever a new stunnel release comes out (and that's not just me).
> 
> SO COULD YOU PLEASE FINALLY LEAVE YOUR PAST RELEASES ON THE DOWNLOAD 
> MIRROR LIKE ANYONE ELSE DOES ? THANKS.
> 
> and no, even if a security flaw in non-latest was discovered that's 
> still no reason to silently delete the old tarballs.

Your frustration doesn't justify cursing at the maintainers, and it's a
terrible way to get what you want.


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