On Sat, 18 May 2002, Joey Hess wrote:
> Adam Heath wrote:
> > So, how does one specify multiple ignores for tar? For diff ignore, it's a
> > regex. The same is not true for tar.
> I could change the patch to support multiple -I's without much
> difficulity. The other option sould be to use tar --exclude-from, and
> generate the exclude file from a regexp, but that is much more
> They both seem like overkill to me; people will just want to use this
> for CVS dirs, right?
I want at list hardcoding as possible, and as much extensibility as possible.
It's how I want dpkg to be worked on for the future.
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