[LinuxBIOS] svn and firewall

Robert Millan rmh at aybabtu.com
Sun Sep 23 13:29:02 CEST 2007

http://linuxbios.org/index.php/Download_LinuxBIOS says that if you are behind a
firewall that blocks the svn port, you can work around this by using https for

However, in practice this doesn't really work, because at some point it will
run into the "fetching external item" hack for the util/ directory, and hang

I would suggest removing the external item hack, and referring to the real
util/ URL instead.

Robert Millan

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