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Re: .deb format: let's use 0.939, zstd, drop bzip2




>> I did used ar to unpack .deb several times, usually when I had to pull a file
>> on a non-Debian system (or when I could not remember the dpkg-deb syntax
>> and I was lazy, but that doesn’t count :)
 
> same here. and not only this millenium, but also this decade :)

ar(1) is the only thing I've ever used to look inside a deb(5) file.

-JimC
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