[Slackbuilds-users] ftp.kernel.org will shut down at this year

Kees Theunissen C.J.Theunissen at differ.nl
Mon Jan 30 17:58:10 UTC 2017

On Sat, 28 Jan 2017, Willy Sudiarto Raharjo wrote:

>> https://kernel.org/shutting-down-ftp-services.html. If anyone maintains
>> slackbuilds what uses it as download link, please fix it. Thanks!
>running grep ftp.kernel.org slackbuilds/*/*/*.info returns zero results

I think you should run:  grep -i 'ftp.*kernel\.org' ......
That will also match on "ftp://mirrors.kernel.org" and takes into
account that DNS names are case insensitive.

This still yields zero results on 14.2 but on 14.1 there are two hits.

kees at pcict9:/var/lib/sbopkg/SBo/14.1$ grep -i 'ftp.*kernel\.org' */*/*.info


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