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Bug#458663: Missing support for data.tar.bz2-based debs

Marc 'HE' Brockschmidt <he@debian.org> writes:

> Package: debootstrap
> Version: 1.0.6
> Severity: wishlist
> Tags: patch
> Hi,
> The current debootstrap code can't handle .debs which contain a
> data.tar.bz2 instead of a data.tar.bz. Attached is a fix.

While this works on installed system, it will fail on installer.


Could you take a look how much space it would take to enable bzip2
support on busybox? I've checked and it's disabled by now.

otavio@neumann:~/busybox-1.1.3$ grep BZIP2 debian/config-udeb 

I think this is critical for we commit, or not, this patch.

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