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Re: Package suffix isn't set properly when PKG_COMPRESSION is specified

Thomas Klausner <> writes:

> On Fri, Apr 10, 2020 at 12:35:09PM +0200, Aleksej Lebedev wrote:
>> Good question. pkg_add does work, but I didn't check everything.
>> Still, do I understand it right, that it should be fixed anyway, it's just before it can be committed we need to fix all the other tools?
> I don't think that renaming them just to match a convention is good
> enough reason to break stuff. So if you want to rename them, please
> check (and fix) at least pkg_install, pkgin, and pkg_rolling-replace
> first.

also: pkg_chk pkg_tarup

Given what jperkin said, maybe these should all be .pkg.    Having
variable suffixes seems like it is more pain than value, and I am
concerned that the not-known-pain will pop up later.

So I am more or less against this change.

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