[Buildroot] Error while installing dosfstools: mkdosfs’: No such file or directory

Gustavo Zacarias gustavo at zacarias.com.ar
Thu Jul 11 14:28:17 UTC 2013

On 07/11/2013 06:33 AM, Schleusener, Jens wrote:

> 2) Changed behaviour: fossies.org now issued a "410 Gone" HTTP status
> with some information in the HTML code about the reason together with a
> link to the current (only) available newer version of the requested
> package tarball.
> 3) Remark: fossies.org isn't a mirror and is unsuitable for downloading
> special legacy versions since it tries to offer only "fresh" current
> versions. The sha1sum of an software archive is also available via for e.g.
>  http://fossies.org/linux/misc/dosfstools-3.0.20.tar.gz/sha1
> or visible at the bottom of the contents file of the software archive
>  http://fossies.org/linux/misc/dosfstools-3.0.20.tar.gz/
> The current contents file of an software archive incl. download links is
> version-indepent always accessible via short-URLs specifying just the
> software basename, for e.g.
>  http://fossies.org/dosfstools
> Regards
> Jens

410 is fine, now it'll fall back on the buildroot mirror for sources
which is best.
For newer releases the URL was switched to
http://daniel-baumann.ch/files/software/dosfstools/ which seems to keep
old versions around.
So everything is fine now, thanks.

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