Re: [Patch] tar exec: use --no-recursion before -T option
On Qui, 2015-08-20 at 15:16 +0200, Guillem Jover wrote:
> On Thu, 2015-08-20 at 01:29:03 +0100, Sérgio Basto wrote:
> > I promised report this little issue upstream  :
> Thanks for taking the time to report this upstream!
> > Some backported a fix for gnu tar (bug #1230762  ) to fix amanda
> > backup software, this however caused problems with dpkg in Fedora. The
> > problem is that 'dpkg-build' calls 'tar' with --no-recursion speficied
> > "after" -T option, in this case --no-recursion has no effect on members
> > specified before.
> Right, this was reported to me some time ago by Richard Purdie,
> and got already fixed in 1.18.2, for both the dpkg-deb issue and
> a potential similar issue I noticed in the perl modules:
> My plan was to keep it in 1.18.x for a bit, to get it tested, and then
> backport it to the 1.16.x and 1.17.x branches.
Thanks, I guess I won't need backports , when I have time I will update
dpkg to 1.18.2 (current debian-testing package ) to fedora devel. This
is current map of dpkg in Fedora , I follow .
How is update dpkg 1.17 to 1.18 ? is easy ? any bigger issue that you
can remember ?
Sérgio M. B.