[Pkg-bazaar-maint] Bug#463349: Bug#463349: bzr-builddeb: PATCH: merge build failing when upstream has subdirs

James Westby jw+debian at jameswestby.net
Wed Jan 21 12:04:21 UTC 2009

On Wed, 2009-01-21 at 11:38 +0000, Ross Burton wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm using bzr-builddeb 2.0.1 from experimental, and merge mode isn't
> doing what I expect.
> I have an openconnect bzr repository, with an unstable/ branch which
> contains the debian/.  There is a openconnect_0.99.orig.tar.gz, but when
> I build using bzr bd --merge I get this layout:


Thanks for the bug report.

> ./openconnect-0.99/pax_global_header

That's the issue. It's a tar extension that the python tarfile module
doesn't know what to do with, so it just presents it as a regular file.
This then disrupts the check whether the tarball contains only a single

I'm working on fixing this.



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