offloading does not honor --fallback

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Currently offloading can not make use of --fallback, if sources are goneor otherwise marked as not available, the machine builds are offloadedto does not fetch the sources.
Recent example is libxt: Running "guix build libxt" gave 410 gone. Itried "guix build --fallback libxt", same behavior. Running "guix build--fallback --no-build-hook libxt" succeeded.Therefore I conclude that offloading has no possibility to deal with --fallback.--
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Ludovic Courtès wrote on 12 Nov 2017 21:24
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merge 29200 24626
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