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Re: cabextract review (was Re: Pending package status (14 Jul 2003))
On Tue, Jul 15, 2003 at 03:16:01PM +0100, Elfyn McBratney wrote:
>On Mon, 14 Jul 2003, Elfyn McBratney wrote:
>> @ cabextract
>> date : 27 Jun 2003
>> version: 0.6-1
>> status : not reviewed
>> notes : http://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin-apps/2003-06/msg00245.html
>> votes : 4 (Abe, Charles, Igor and Jason)
>> url : http://tierra.dyndns.org:81/cygwin/cabextract/cabextract-0.6-1-src.tar.bz2
>I've reviewed cabextract; following are some observations:
> 1) The source package has the build script named `cygbuild.sh', but as source
> packages are extracted by setup to /usr/src , this might get overwritten.
> Please rename the script to something like `package-ver-rel.sh'.
Are you saying that this extracts something outside of the source directory itself?
If so, I don't see any reason to pollute /usr/src with anything other than directories.