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Bug#630714: debian-cd: dot in directory names is a violation of ECMA-119 Paragraph 9.1.11

Package: debian-cd
Version: 3.1.6
Severity: normal


Debian-cd ISOLINUX setup uses the ECMA-119 names while booting
(Linux later uses the Rock Ridge names by default) and putting and
dot in directory names is a violation Paragraph 9.1.11 of ECMA-119.
Currently debian images layout contains /install.amd/vmlinuz which
leads to the following error while booting:
Error message is: Could not find kernel image: /install.amd/vmlinuz

libburnia versions currently in squeeze are:
libisofs 0.6.32
libisoburn 0.5.6.pl00
(libburn is unrelated)
These versions does not yet violate ECMA-119 by putting '.' into
directory names, however this 'feature' is supported since 
libisoburn-1.0.0. There is an option -disallow_dir_id_ext of
xorriso -as mkisofs to disable it if standards compliant ISO 9660
images are desired. Genisoimage flatly ignores this constraint.

I'm not sure how frustrating would be to avoid having dots in directory 
names anymore, but this bug should at least document the issue regardless
of the further decisions.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: wheezy/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (500, 'testing')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.39-2-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.utf8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.utf8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages debian-cd depends on:
ii  apt                    Advanced front-end for dpkg
ii  bc                      1.06.95-2        The GNU bc arbitrary precision cal
ii  cpp                     4:4.6.0-5        The GNU C preprocessor (cpp)
ii  curl                    7.21.6-1         Get a file from an HTTP, HTTPS or 
ii  dctrl-tools [grep-dctrl 2.18             Command-line tools to process Debi
ii  dpkg-dev               Debian package development tools
ii  genisoimage             9:1.1.11-1       Creates ISO-9660 CD-ROM filesystem
ii  libcompress-zlib-perl   2.035-1          Transitional dummy package for Com
pn  libdigest-md5-perl      <none>           (no description available)
ii  libio-compress-perl [li 2.035-1          bundle of IO::Compress modules
ii  lynx                    2.8.8dev.8-1     Text-mode WWW Browser (transitiona
ii  lynx-cur                2.8.8dev.8-1     Text-mode WWW Browser with NLS sup
ii  make                    3.81-8.1         An utility for Directing compilati
ii  perl [libdigest-sha-per 5.12.3-7+b1      Larry Wall's Practical Extraction 
ii  tofrodos                1.7.8.debian.1-2 Converts DOS <-> Unix text files, 

Versions of packages debian-cd recommends:
ii  hfsutils                  3.2.6-11       Tools for reading and writing Maci
ii  netpbm                    2:10.0-12.2+b1 Graphics conversion tools between 
ii  syslinux-common           2:4.04+dfsg-2  collection of boot loaders (common

debian-cd suggests no packages.

-- no debconf information

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