do NOT immediately remove files from on update of externals!

David Tardon dtardon at
Tue May 20 00:18:54 PDT 2014


On Tue, May 20, 2014 at 08:56:08AM +0200, Stephan Bergmann wrote:
> On 05/19/2014 09:45 PM, Bjoern Michaelsen wrote:
> >please do NOT remove files from dev-downloads when updating externals, keep
> >those files around for at least 12 months! Otherwise you will break bibisect
> >building hard (apart from also breaking people on local branches).
> >So please keep whatever tarball was ever used in a LibreOffice build on the
> >server for at least 12 months.
> Where does the value 12 come from?

I am curious about that too :-) Personally I would say "do not ever
remove tarballs from dev-www!"


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