Re: libc6 upgrade trouble due to dpkg/tar failures
On Sat, 27 Jan 2001, Ulf Jaenicke-Roessler wrote:
> Adam Heath wrote:
> > What version of dpkg? I hope it wasn't some cvs version. There was a time
> > when dpkg-deb --fsys-tarfile would output corrupt data(a debug stmt was being
> > print out in the middle of the tar stream). This has been fixed, however.
> 126.96.36.199, shortly before upgrading to 188.8.131.52 (which pre-depends on libc6
> 2.2.1, however). If I unpack the deb manually with ar and check
> data.tar.gz with tar tzvf it is corrupted as well...
Oh, if doing it manually shows a problem, then it isn't a problem with dpkg
extraction. I haven't heard of anyone else having problems, tho.
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