[Buildroot] [PATCH 1/1] support/download: Fix tarball generation - master branch patch
peter at korsgaard.com
Wed Mar 24 11:01:15 UTC 2021
>>>>> "Jean-pierre" == Jean-pierre Cartal <jpcartal at free.fr> writes:
> fix tarball generation with symlinks pointing to ./something
> When a --transform expression is provided, it is by default also applied
> to the target of a symlink.
> When we create tarballs (from git or svn checkouts), we use a --transform
> expression to replace the leading ./ with the package name and version.
> This causes issues when a package contains symlinks that points to
> ./something, as the leading './' is also replaced.
> Fix that by using the 'S' transformation scope flag, as described in the
> tar manual:
> In addition, several transformation scope flags are supported, that
> control to what files transformations apply. These are:
> ‘r’ Apply transformation to regular archive members.
> ‘R’ Do not apply transformation to regular archive members.
> ‘s’ Apply transformation to symbolic link targets.
> ‘S’ Do not apply transformation to symbolic link targets.
> ‘h’ Apply transformation to hard link targets.
> ‘H’ Do not apply transformation to hard link targets.
> Default is ‘rsh’ [...].
> Fixes: #13616
> Signed-off-by: Jean-pierre Cartal <jpcartal at free.fr>
Committed to 2021.02.x, thanks.
Bye, Peter Korsgaard
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