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FS#37051 - [mkinitcpio] lz4 should be in optdepends

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Anish Bhatt (anish) - Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 08:22 GMT
Last edited by Dave Reisner (falconindy) - Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 12:48 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Core
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Very Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


lz4 compression in 3.11 cannot be used without installing the lz4 package, this should be reflected in mkinitcpio

Additional info:
* package version(s)
mkinitcpio 0.15.0-1
This task depends upon

Closed by  Dave Reisner (falconindy)
Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 12:48 GMT
Reason for closing:  Not a bug
Additional comments about closing:  Already "fixed" in git.
Comment by Dave Reisner (falconindy) - Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 12:48 GMT
mkinitcpio 0.15.0 has absolutely zero mention of lz4. You're well into unsupported territory. Notice that right now, lsinitcpio doesn't understand the image.

Next release adds actual support for lz4.