[Pkg-mc-devel] Bug#468648: Add support for .ipk in mc.ext

Jan Luebbe jluebbe at debian.org
Fri Feb 29 15:07:04 UTC 2008

Package: mc
Version: 1:4.6.2~pre1-3
Severity: wishlist

.ipk files are not tar-compatible. Instead they can be used like .deb
files. I've attached a patch.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: lenny/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (900, 'unstable'), (300, 'experimental')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.24-x60s (SMP w/2 CPU cores; PREEMPT)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages mc depends on:
ii  libc6                      2.7-9         GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii  libglib2.0-0               2.14.6-1      The GLib library of C routines
ii  libgpmg1                   1.20.3~pre3-2 General Purpose Mouse - shared lib
ii  libslang2                  2.1.3-2       The S-Lang programming library - r

mc recommends no packages.

-- no debconf information
-------------- next part --------------
--- orig.mc.ext	2008-02-29 15:56:55.000000000 +0100
+++ /etc/mc/mc.ext	2008-02-29 16:01:39.000000000 +0100
@@ -106,8 +106,8 @@
 ### Archives ###
-# .tgz, .tpz, .tar.gz, .tar.z, .tar.Z, .ipk
+# .tgz, .tpz, .tar.gz, .tar.z, .tar.Z
 	Open=%cd %p#utar
 	View=%view{ascii} gzip -dc %f 2>/dev/null | tar tvvf -
@@ -196,8 +196,8 @@
 	Open=%cd %p#rpm
 	View=%view{ascii} if rpm --nosignature --version >/dev/null 2>&1; then RPM="rpm --nosignature" ; else RPM="rpm" ; fi ; $RPM -qivlp --scripts %f
-# deb
+# deb, ipk
 	Open=%cd %p#deb
 	View=%view{ascii} dpkg-deb -I %f && echo && dpkg-deb -c %f

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