tar 1.13.93 iconv patch

Tushar Teredesai tushar at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun Mar 14 07:14:38 PST 2004


Kevin P. Fleming wrote:

> Tushar Teredesai wrote:
>
>> *Please reply only to lfs-support.*
>
> My bad... can we get the patches list to set its Reply-To to 
> lfs-support? That would be a help for those of us who seem to forget 
> easily...

It is set to not munge the reply to. The reply always goes to the sender 
unless patches at ... is explicitly added or Reply All is used.

>> The semi-official patch is available at 
>> <http://mail.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-tar/2004-02/msg00050.html>. For 
>> a quick fix see the bugzilla entry I made at 
>> <http://bugs.linuxfromscratch.org/show_bug.cgi?id=561#c5>.
>
> Yes, all three of those solutions look better than patching the tar 
> source files IMHO.

I prefer the define for its simplicity, but as Matthew said the point is 
moot since lfs will not be including the alpha version in the book.

-- 
Tushar Teredesai
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