[vbox-dev] Links to ExtPack downloads are not the revision-numbered ones

Kalogrianitis Socratis socratisk at gmail.com
Sun Jan 20 06:53:46 GMT 2019

On 20/Ιαν/2019, at 04:34, Alexey Eromenko <al4321 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Assume someone compiled an OSE Virtualbox. Revision will not match with extpack and official Virtualbox.
> Virtualbox will start complaining and give warnings about wrong ext pack version.
> This trick, removal of revision, solves the warning problem.

I don't think that the revisions *has* to match exactly. In fact, I'm sure it doesn't. You see in the test builds area (https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Testbuilds) the ExtPack rarely (if ever) matches the rest of the binaries revisions...

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