[arch-general] extra/progsreiserfs duplicate of core/reiserfsprogs?

Grigorios Bouzakis grbzks at xsmail.com
Sun Dec 26 18:56:38 EST 2010

Grigorios Bouzakis wrote:

> Grigorios Bouzakis wrote:
>> See my comments on https://bugs.archlinux.org/task/9029
>> Tpowa must know something we dont and must be using it.
> Most likely cause of the reasons mentioned here:
> http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=143485
> Testdisk uses libreiserfs.
> Maybe there should be a big fat warning for standalone usage though.

Gentoo also does this:
progsreiserfs_warning() {
	ewarn "progsreiserfs has been proven dangerous in the past, 
generating bad"
	ewarn "partitions and destroying data on resize/cpfs operations."
	ewarn "Because of this, we do NOT provide their binaries, but only 
	ewarn "libraries instead, as these are needed for other 
	# Make sure users only use the official namesys binaries
	rm -r "${D}"/usr/{sbin,share/man} || die "cant punt the cruft"


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