Filesize in Portfiles (was Re:  trunk/dports/sysutils/rpm/Portfile)
darius at dons.net.au
Tue Mar 8 00:51:50 PST 2011
On 08/03/2011, at 18:59, Anders F Björklund wrote:
> Anyway, we don't want filesizes and we don't want sha256 checksums.
> It's implemented already, but not worth the effort fighting about...
Isn't size useful so you can differentiate between a truncated download and a broken file?
ISTR that's what FreeBSD uses SIZE for.
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