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Re: List of packages which should probably be Architecture: all


On Thu, Jan 10, 2008 at 07:18:28PM -0600, Raphael Geissert wrote:
> Before I post the results I'd like to clarify that I've noticed that some of
> the files which differ from arch i386 to arch amd64 are for example the
> compressed Debian package changelog and similar compressed files. Does
> anyone has any idea how this could happen? zdiff'ing those files
> demonstrates that the files are identical.

Just have a look at gzip headers and you will understand that it stores
the modification timestamp of the original file into the compressed
file. The file utility will show you that.

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