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From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-10-16 17:16:01

on Wed Oct 10 2007, Beman Dawes <> wrote:

> The tarball download still seems to be broken, and neither of our two
> contacts at OSL has responded to email.
> This is the third (at least) tarball problem in the last couple of
> months, and the second in the last 10 days.
> Meanwhile, the testers using Subversion instead of downloading the
> tarball continue to run smoothly.
> From my perspective of a release manager, tests that don't cycle
> regularly are a tremendous frustration and major impediment to timely
> releases. Thomas Witt also voiced that for the releases he managed.
> I know testers have various valid reasons for using the tarball
> approach, but I would appreciate any testers who possibly can switch to
> Subversion updates. If you need help doing so, please post something here.

FWIW, is an hourly
snapshot of the trunk.

Dave Abrahams
Boost Consulting

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