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Re: Packages.bz2, Sources.bz2, Contents-*.bz2, oh my

On Tue, Sep 03, 2002 at 11:15:14AM +1000, Brian May wrote:
> pbuilder does seem to require downloading Packages, not Packages.gz.
> Why? Is this a debootstrap bug?

debootstrap downloads Packages.bz2, Packages.gz, or Packages in order
of preference, depending on which are listed in the Release file. 

> I: Retrieving http://snoopy.apana.org.au:8081/debian/dists/unstable/main/binary-i386/Packages

So that seems a bit odd.


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