if you have rpmdevtools-9.3-2.fc33 (or .fc34) installed and you run `spectool
-g` on spec files with remote text sources/patches, such as git(hub|lab)/pagure
patches, or signatures/keys:
... etc ...
They might be downloaded gzipped, depending on the configuration of the
webserver that serves them. They are known to be downloaded gzipped at least
from Pagure and GitHub.
The fix is available in rpmdevtools-9.3-3.fc33 (or .fc34).
Fedora 33 update: https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2021-cb926a505c
All Fedora/EL/... package maintainers running Fedora 33, 34 or ELN/RHEL9 are
advised to update.
$ sudo dnf upgrade --enablerepo=updates-testing rpmdevtools
The affected version never reached Fedora 32 or RHEL 7/8.