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misc/50116: MKREPRO: PostScript files include time stamp

>Number:         50116
>Category:       misc
>Synopsis:       MKREPRO: PostScript files include time stamp
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    misc-bug-people
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Mon Aug 03 13:50:00 +0000 2015
>Originator:     Thomas Klausner
>Release:        NetBSD 7.99.20
Curiosity is the very basis of education and if you tell me that 
curiosity killed the cat, I say only that the cat died nobly.
- Arnold Edinborough
Architecture: x86_64
Machine: amd64
Found in the debian MKREPRO builds for NetBSD:
Quite a number of PostScript files are built and gzipped, and they do
include timestamps -- once inside the .ps file, and a second one in the
.gz file.
This makes consecutive builds of the same tree differ.
Look at /usr/share/doc, e.g. papers/mckusick84-ffs/,
or morris*/*ps.gz or psd/*ps.gz, or reference/ref1/*/*.ps.gz, but at first glance
basically every *.ps.gz file there.
Do not include a
in the PostScript files, remove it, or set it to a particular date,
like the date of the last change to the inputs, or the value of a

Then, find a similar solution for the time stamps inside the gzip(1)
headers of the .gz files.


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