Re: Please test gzip -9n - related to dpkg with multiarch support
Bastian Blank writes ("Re: Please test gzip -9n - related to dpkg with multiarch support"):
>On Thu, Feb 09, 2012 at 11:45:52AM -0400, Joey Hess wrote:
>>And then if I have a multiarch system, and want to locally download the
>>source of some library, build it and install it, dpkg will complain if I
>>didn't use the same gzip that was used to build other arch versions I
>dpkg would complain anyway, because the versions are different.
(a) You could make them not be. Eg just download the existing source
code and tweak it and rebuild and install.
(b) There will surely be some --force- option you can use to override
this and it should not be necessary to also override problems
involving different versions of the same files.