Lynx and patches

Ken Moffat zarniwhoop73 at
Fri Jan 29 15:12:47 PST 2010

On 29 January 2010 22:32, Dr. Edgar Alwers <edgaralwers at> wrote:
> Hallo,
> building BLFS svn-20100128 I can download all packages through lynx. However,
> nearly every patch downloaded in this way is corrupted, the patch cannot be
> applied. Nothing similar happens, if I download the patches e.g. through
> Firefox on another box. Is such a problem known ?
> Thanks in advance
> Edgar
> --

 I've not seen this.  Can you diff the two variants of one patch, to find out
*what* changed ?  "Corrupted" can mean different  things (whitespace
corruption, DOS-style CRLF, ...)

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