Bug#907600: diffoscope: add option to ignore timestamp differences in containers

Chris Lamb lamby at debian.org
Thu Aug 30 16:31:31 BST 2018

Dear Felipe,

> > Does the --exclude-directory-metadata option match your requirements?
> No, and according to the manpage it is intentional

Whoops, apologies for the premature suggestion. Indeed, it seems like I
was confused in the past:


… leading me to add that exact line:


One option here would be to extend the --exclude-directory-metadata
option to ignore metadata inside archive formats too rather than create
a new, separate, option. Thoughts?


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