[Pkg-bazaar-maint] Bug#440069: Bug#440069: Bug#440069: bzr-builddeb: can't do merge packages with dh-make-pear

Adeodato Simó dato at net.com.org.es
Wed Aug 29 19:32:07 UTC 2007

* James Westby [Wed, 29 Aug 2007 17:54:55 +0100]:

> On (29/08/07 10:25), Mark A. Hershberger wrote:
> > Package: bzr-builddeb
> > Version: 0.19
> > Severity: important

> > I would like to do a merge package with the results of dh-make-pear,
> > but this seems impossible.  The reason appears to be the package.xml
> > file in the .orig.tgz from the PEAR archive are not in a
> > sub-directory.

> Thanks for the report. I had no idea packages like this existed.

They do, because dpkg-source has always supported them applying a simple
heuristic: if the tar contains more than two members, create a directory
and unpack inside it.


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