[Slackbuilds-users] Fwd: uwm download url

Matteo Bernardini matteo.bernardini at gmail.com
Mon May 18 09:35:07 UTC 2015

2015-05-18 11:07 GMT+02:00 David Spencer <baildon.research at googlemail.com>:
> Yo People,
> The problem is that the DOWNLOAD variable in the .info file can define
> multiple URLs to download, separated by whitespace. That's why you
> can't have whitespace in URLs in the .info file. %-encoding gets round
> the problem trivially.
> Also, rfc3986...

yup, you can see another effect of the whitespace also on


besides what David says, let me state a thing about sourceforge urls
(I hope for the benefit of all submitters): as they often get extra
long and confusing, take in account that *ALL* downloads from there
can be in the form


so, in this case


can be written also as


that is so much less confusing (and error-prone)...


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