[Buildroot] [PATCH 08/19] packages: handle interrupted downloads
jacmet at uclibc.org
Sun May 2 20:48:55 UTC 2010
>>>>> "Thomas" == Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com> writes:
Thomas> Currently, when package downloads are interrupted, next time you run
Thomas> Buildroot, it thinks that the download is complete (the file is
Thomas> present in $(DL_DIR), isn't it ?), which leads Buildroot to extract an
Thomas> invalid tarball.
Thomas> Therefore, the DOWNLOAD macro is enhanced to download the file under a
Thomas> temporary name, and to rename it to the correct name one the download
Thomas> has completed.
Wouldn't it be simpler / nicer to just add -c (continue) to WGET?
Bye, Peter Korsgaard
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