[Slackbuilds-users] jq source gone AWOL

Christoph Willing chris.willing at iinet.net.au
Tue Oct 20 21:52:42 UTC 2015

On 21/10/15 06:35, Christoph Willing wrote:
> On 21/10/15 05:53, B Watson wrote:
>> On 10/20/15, Christoph Willing <chris.willing at iinet.net.au> wrote:
>>> wget https://github.com/stedolan/jq/archive/jq-1.4.tar.gz works for me
>> It does now, didn't the other day. Sorry for the false alarm.
> It wasn't a false alarm - the urls are slightly different. The url you
> mentioned as bad
> (https://stedolan.github.io/jq/download/source/jq-1.4.tar.gz) and also
> the one in the jq.info file
> (https://github.com/stedolan/jq/releases/download/jq-1.4/jq-1.4.tar.gz)
> both fail for me.
> Note that the url that works
> (https://github.com/stedolan/jq/archive/jq-1.4.tar.gz) needs
> --no-content-disposition option for wget if it is configured to be on by
> default as mine is these days.

The saga continues ... the url in the .info file does work provided 
wget's content-disposition is not set (mine is on by default). Sorry for 
the misinformation.


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