inetutils packaging problem

Corinna Vinschen
Fri Sep 19 21:06:00 GMT 2003

On Fri, Sep 19, 2003 at 04:10:40PM -0400, Nicholas Wourms wrote:
> Corinna,
> In the inetutils -25 package which just showed up on ftp, your tarball 
> contains paths with ".\" prefixes.  I suspect that your <source> 
> argument for tar was a "." instead of "*".  Unfortunately setup doesn't 
> handle this case right for cygwin-style "bind" mounts and ends up 
> putting contents intended for /usr/{bin,lib} in C:\Cygwin\usr\{bin,lib} 
> instead of properly mapping /usr/{bin,lib} to C:\Cygwin\{bin,lib}.

Thanks for the hint.  I've uploaded a fixed file.


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