[PATCH] setup: installed xz packages (was: cygcheck: xz packages)

Yaakov (Cygwin/X) yselkowitz@users.sourceforge.net
Tue Sep 17 20:09:00 GMT 2013

On 2013-09-16 12:40, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 13, 2013 at 02:06:19PM -0400, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> On Fri, Sep 13, 2013 at 12:10:47PM -0500, Yaakov (Cygwin/X) wrote:
>>> cygcheck needs fixing wrt .tar.xz packages; patch attached.
>> Thanks for noticing this but I think I'd like to see a more general
>> fix.  In upset, I just completely relaxed the checking of .gz/.bz2/.xz
>> in favor of just checking for .tar.  So, instead, something like the
>> below.
> I just confirmed: It doesn't work.  I did, however, check in a modified
> version that has the salutary effect of not segv'ing.  It seems to work
> but, now that I think of it, I haven't downloaded any new packages with
> .xz extensions.  It is general enough that, if it works for .tar.bz2, it
> should also work for .tar.xz.

While setup installed .tar.xz packages fine, it turns out they're not 
being seen as installed the next time setup is run.  Patch attached in 
your name, since the code is literally a copy of your rewritten 


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