Re: [PATCH/RFC] dpkg-source.pl: Support a subset of wig&pen on build
On Sun, 2007-10-07 at 03:17:49 +0200, Frank Lichtenheld wrote:
> On Sat, Oct 06, 2007 at 11:09:21PM +0200, Frank Lichtenheld wrote:
> > Use .orig.tar.(bz2|lzma) if they are available
> > and no .gz can be found. Also let the user specify
> > via -C(gz|bz2|lzma) how files that need to be
> > generated should be compressed.
> Hmm, I just noticed that dpkg-genchanges already uses -C, so it would be
> difficult to pass this option down from dpkg-buildpackage. Anyway, the
> name of the option is not really important at this point, yet.
> (-z perhaps? Seems to be free)
You can use -Z which is the one used for that purpose in dpkg-deb.