.lz sources?

Ville Skyttä ville.skytta at iki.fi
Fri Sep 6 06:02:47 UTC 2013


On Thu, Sep 5, 2013 at 6:40 PM, Susi Lehtola
<jussilehtola at fedoraproject.org> wrote:
> investigating the FTBFS of ddrescue I noticed that upstream has
> switched to releasing tarballs only in .lz compressed format. This is
> currently not supported by rpmbuild.

Sure it is, at least in F-18+. It'll even work on EL6 because even
though its rpmbuild doesn't support it, its tar handles lzipped
tarballs transparently with just xf. But in any case you need
"BuildRequires: lzip".


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