Subject: Re: pax and tarball with "/./" in it: "File exists"
To: Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Greg A. Woods <email@example.com>
Date: 06/04/2004 17:56:11
[ On Friday, June 4, 2004 at 12:07:57 (-0700), Jeremy C. Reed wrote: ]
> Subject: pax and tarball with "/./" in it: "File exists"
> Any ideas on where this "Error code 1" is coming from?
You're not invoking "pax" in exactly the same way the pkgsrc
infrastructure does so you cannot trust the value of $? in your test.
(I'm not sure why it would stop _after_ creating the extract cookie)
Greg A. Woods
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