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iancognito85
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 20, 2003 3:29 pm    Post subject: XFree 4.2.1 Source Code? Reply with quote

hi there,
does anybody know where i can get the source code for XFree 4.2.1?

thanks

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PostPosted: Thu Feb 20, 2003 3:31 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

emerge --fetchonly xfree
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 20, 2003 3:43 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

i dont have linux... yet :cry:
any way i can get it from a mirror or FTP site?
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 20, 2003 3:45 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Is this what you're looking for?

http://www.xfree.org/MIRRORS.txt
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 20, 2003 3:57 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

how big is the XFree source code? according to the http://ftp.mirrorcentral.com/pub/XFree86 site, it is only 56k???

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PostPosted: Thu Feb 20, 2003 4:09 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Oh - no, that's a patch. It looks like you have to download the 4.2.0 source code, which is significantly larger, from its tree (there's a /source subdirectory there, but not in the 4.2.1 tree), and then apply 4.2.0-4.2.1.diff to that source tree.
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