Subject: Re: getting started
To: Carl Brewer <>
From: Thomas Klausner <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/28/2004 15:36:39
On Wed, Jul 28, 2004 at 10:04:18PM +1000, Carl Brewer wrote:
> How do I turn off the .tar.gz appending?

Look at section 10.2 in Packages.txt, in particular
the EXTRACT_SUFX variable -- setting it to nothing should
work, or you set it to .pl and get a better PKGNAME automatically.