Bug#739136: debootstrap: Sync deb support with latest dpkg-deb
Control: tag -1 pending
On Sun, Feb 16, 2014 at 02:10:21AM +0100, Guillem Jover wrote:
> When using the fallback code instead of dpkg-deb the implementation
> is missing support for uncompressed data.tar and control.tar and
> control.tar.xz. Although this should not be needed in Debian for
> the base system, it might be needed by downstreams, or when a user
> includes a package manually. And I think it does not harm to have
> deb support in sync with what dpkg-deb supports.
> The attached two patches implement this. Although I've only tested
> the functions in isolation, not as part of a debootstrap run with
> such packages.
Thanks; I've applied these patches to git.
Colin Watson [email@example.com]