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Re: 16 Broken packages because of tar



Jeroen van Wolffelaar <jeroen@wolffelaar.nl> writes:
> On Fri, Feb 13, 2004 at 01:56:00AM +0100, Goswin von Brederlow wrote:
>> Marc 'HE' Brockschmidt <marc@marcbrockschmidt.de> writes:
>> > Marc 'HE' Brockschmidt <marc@marcbrockschmidt.de> writes:
>> > [check for debs created with a broken tar]
>> > > I attached the thing: 
>> > Ooops. 
>> Aparently the lintian comaintainer has added a check to lintian and is
>> looking for a sponsor.
> Eh, I guess that'd me then. Indeed:
>
> deb(-src) http://jeroen.a-eskwadraat.nl/sw/debian/EXPERIMENTAL sid lintian
> (despite the URL, it's not really experimental by the way, just
> unofficial yet)

The check has a little bug (only noticed when running lintian -i, it
doesn't print out more information). Please apply this patch:

diff -wru lintian-1.22.10/checks/deb-format lintian-1.22.10-he/checks/deb-format
--- lintian-1.22.10/checks/deb-format   2004-02-13 01:02:12.000000000 +0100
+++ lintian-1.22.10-he/checks/deb-format        2004-02-13 13:03:04.000000000 +0100
@@ -91,7 +91,7 @@
        my $name = substr($raw, 0, 100);
        $name =~ s/\x00/-/g;
 
-       print "E: deb-created-with-broken-tar broken file: $name\n"
+       print "E: $pkg $type: deb-created-with-broken-tar broken file: /$name\n"
                if ((length($name) == 100) && ($name eq $entry->name()));
     
     ### Guard against tarfiles with garbage at the end

Marc
-- 
$_=')(hBCdzVnS})3..0}_$;//::niam/s~=)]3[))_$(rellac(=_$({pam(esrever })e$.)4/3*
)e$(htgnel+23(rhc,"u"(kcapnu ,""nioj ;|_- |/+9-0z-aZ-A|rt~=e$;_$=e${pam tnirp{y
V2ajFGabus} yV2ajFGa&{gwmclBHIbus}gwmclBHI&{yVGa09mbbus}yVGa09mb&{hBCdzVnSbus';
s/\n//g;s/bus/\nbus/g;eval scalar reverse   # <mailto:marc@marcbrockschmidt.de>

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