net-retriever 1.43ubuntu1 source package in Ubuntu


net-retriever (1.43ubuntu1) yakkety; urgency=medium

  * Resynchronise with Debian.  Remaining changes:
    - Fetch installer components from -updates and -security as well as the
      unadorned suite; various hacks to deal with finding -security.
    - Make sure never to download udebs from components other than main and
    - Depend on ubuntu-keyring-udeb rather than debian-archive-keyring-udeb.
    - Fetch installer components from -proposed if apt-setup/proposed is
    - Fetch udebs from components listed in mirror/udeb/components.
    - Fetch security updates path from apt-setup/security_path if possible.
    - Deduplicate Packages files before passing them to anna.
    - Fetch packages from security host if trying to fetch them from the
      main host fails.
    - Support overlay archives.

net-retriever (1.43) unstable; urgency=medium

  [ Roger Shimizu ]
  * Remove checksums MD5 and SHA1, which is considered weak and unnecessary,
    and only keep SHA256.
    Thanks Joerg Jaspert, those weak checksum records are already removed
    (or at least partly) from archive.
    Discussion threads:

net-retriever (1.42) unstable; urgency=medium

  [ Colin Watson ]
  * Use HTTPS for Vcs-* URLs, and link to cgit rather than gitweb.

net-retriever (1.41) unstable; urgency=medium

  [ Updated translations ]
  * Turkish (tr.po) by Mert Dirik

net-retriever (1.40) unstable; urgency=medium

  [ Updated translations ]
  * Turkish (tr.po) by Mert Dirik

 -- Dimitri John Ledkov <email address hidden>  Fri, 12 Aug 2016 07:20:03 +0100

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File Size SHA-256 Checksum
net-retriever_1.43ubuntu1.tar.xz 45.5 KiB 4482ea90f935caa442263395b11ec0130110ea7909c9d10fb459555605e97efb
net-retriever_1.43ubuntu1.dsc 1.6 KiB 29f70b170aacca75b34ae3c76320aa081f439903c4c48edc9eb64d13274ad49e

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download-installer: Download installer components
net-retriever: Fetch modules from the Internet

 This is a retriever that uses wget to fetch files over http or ftp.

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