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

Michael Thayer michael.thayer at oracle.com
Mon Jan 21 06:21:25 GMT 2019

Hello Socratis,

19.01.19 19:49, Kalogrianitis Socratis wrote:
> I'm almost certain that in the past links to the Extension Pack from the website were in the form of:
> https://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/6.0.2/Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-6.0.2-128162.vbox-extpack
> I just noticed that the links now are in the form of:
> https://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/6.0.2/Oracle_VM_VirtualBox_Extension_Pack-6.0.2.vbox-extpack
> i.e. the "...6.0.2-128162.vbox-extpack" became "...6.0.2.vbox-extpack", no revision. This is just for the Extension Pack...

Probably me and probably not intentional.  The question is, is there a
reason to prefer one or the other, given that both work?

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