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Re: Install with new tar.xz extension

On Mon, Nov 05, 2018 at 08:36:37AM -0600, Robert Nestor wrote:
> Two issues though: 1) pkgin install reported an error - no
> found, and 2) pkgsrc install failed as it downloaded in
> ?.tar.gz? format (I think), but expected a ?.tar.xz? format for
> unpacking.

The first is a pkgsrc issue, please file a PR.

For the second please double check the error message - the code explicitly
asks for .tgz for a few files, and pkgsc is one of them.

> Also interesting that during install if one installs the files from a
> local filesystem you?re asked where the source files are, but even if a
> valid path is provided they are never installed.  I think this is a
> long-standing issue though.

Please provide exact steps how to reproduce this in a PR.



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