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FS#28112 - [btrfs-progs] package source is not .tar.xz, but .tar

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Savvas Radevic (medigeek) - Thursday, 26 January 2012, 11:27 GMT
Last edited by Tobias Powalowski (tpowa) - Friday, 02 March 2012, 09:11 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Core
Status Closed
Assigned To Tobias Powalowski (tpowa)
Tom Gundersen (tomegun)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


File is not compressed as .tar.xz, but .tar

Steps to reproduce:
$ tar xJf btrfs-progs-0.19.20120110.tar.xz
xz: (stdin): File format not recognized
tar: Child returned status 1
tar: Error is not recoverable: exiting now

$ file btrfs-progs-0.19.20120110.tar.xz
btrfs-progs-0.19.20120110.tar.xz: POSIX tar archive

$ tar xf btrfs-progs-0.19.20120110.tar.xz

(All extracted OK)
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Closed by  Tobias Powalowski (tpowa)
Friday, 02 March 2012, 09:11 GMT
Reason for closing:  Won't fix
Additional comments about closing:  all works fine, next time i keep an eye on it.
Comment by Eric Belanger (Snowman) - Thursday, 26 January 2012, 17:15 GMT
Don't forget to update the md5sums in the PKGBUILD.
Comment by Dan McGee (toofishes) - Tuesday, 31 January 2012, 00:25 GMT
If you use bsdtar, the extension doesn't matter at all, by the way. :)
Comment by Savvas Radevic (medigeek) - Tuesday, 31 January 2012, 10:04 GMT
Well, I was wondering about that, thanks! :)