Question for MaxB: Any hope for fixing the current setup hang ?

Morrison, John
Tue Dec 21 12:46:00 GMT 2004

> From: Reini Urban
> Christopher Faylor schrieb:
> > We REALLY need to get setup fixed.  Is there any hope that you
> > are close to getting this fixed, Max?
> Why not get rid of the complicated tar => bz2 stack and just 
> check for 
> ".tar.bz2" and use a simplified approach then, which makes 
> sure that the 
> tar or bz2 part gets properly released. just combine those 
> two into one 
> interface which makes sure that it is released.

How about dropping support for plain tar files?  Are there any
left in the packages?  I've not got any...


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