Re: ANNOUNCE: ifmaprequest-0.1

Pablo Saratxaga (
Sat, 28 Sep 1996 07:48:17 +0200 (MET DST)

Kaixo !

> I wrote a little patch to ifcico to allow filerequests from a map of
> files, to bypass the problem with long filenames and pathes on DOS
> machines.

I'll look at it

> This package provides a patch for ifcico 2.8f-tx7.7 from the package

You should made a patch for 2.8f, which is the reference.
And, being really very few (or none) differences betwen tx and 2.8f in the
way file requests are handled it should be the same patch.

> foobar.tgz some/where/foo-bar-1.2.3.tar.gz
> foobar.tgz some/where/foo-bar-1.2.3.tar.gz
> will send the same file twice (not very usefull).

No, the fido (zmodem ?) protocol will refuse the second file if it is the


A bientôt, Pablo Saratxaga

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