cygport: Request a new feature in order to set owner/group names in packaged tarballs.
Tue Aug 4 13:46:13 GMT 2020
Am 04.08.2020 um 14:54 schrieb Lemures Lemniscati via Cygwin-apps:
> Date: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 21:24:11 +0200
> From: Achim Gratz <Stromeko@nexgo.de>
>> Lemures Lemniscati via Cygwin writes:
>>> This is another patch, so that cygport shall make tarballs with
>>> specified owner and group names.
>> Cygport patches should better go to cygwin-apps. I've already sent a
>> patch that allows you to do the same thing some time ago, but it has
>> not been reviewed yet.
> Then, how about a commit following yours.
It is much less than obvious in that older patch that you can trick the
owner/group information into that option.
I'd appreciate a simple explicit option for that.
> Now it is suffienct to specify CYGPORT_TAR_EXT as ".tar.zst" in order
> use zstd. But it needs tar version >= 1.31.
> And a next one is for making BUILD_REQUIRES a single-line list in
> *src.hint files.
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