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Re: Bug#535797: dpkg-dev: Does not support orig.tar.bz2 anymore

On 2009-07-05 Raphael Hertzog <hertzog@debian.org> wrote:
> notfound 382673 1.14.25
> notfound 382673 1.15.3
> fixed 382673 1.14.8
> archive 382673
> thanks

> On Sun, 05 Jul 2009, Andreas Metzler wrote:
> > dpkg-source cannot unpack old style ssource packages using
> > orig.tar.bz2 anymore, it seems to have been briken when introducing
> > v3.

> Please, don't mess with old bugs if you don't know what you're speaking
> about.


Sorry. Did not know that old style orig.tar.bz2 was declared dead. We
had partially working suport  (unpacking) in etch and this bug was for
generating them. It was fixed somewhere post etch and broken again
before lenny. So technically this was the right thing to do. 

cu andreas
`What a good friend you are to him, Dr. Maturin. His other friends are
so grateful to you.'
`I sew his ears on from time to time, sure'

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