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[6/7,RFC] support/download: change format of archives generated from svn

Message ID 0b91a78988ff3fe8259d1a75786f566937d334f4.1601329249.git.yann.morin.1998@free.fr
State Changes Requested
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Series [1/7,RFC] core/pkg-infra: prepare for alternate default source archives | expand

Commit Message

Yann E. MORIN Sept. 28, 2020, 9:41 p.m. UTC
Like we recently did for git, switch the archives generated from
subversion to be reproducible whatever the tar version. This implies
changing the compression to xz (and the extension accordingly).

We have no in-tree users of the svn backend, that also has hashes.

Signed-off-by: Yann E. MORIN <yann.morin.1998@free.fr>
Cc: Vincent Fazio <vfazio@xes-inc.com>
 package/pkg-generic.mk |  2 +-
 support/download/svn   | 12 ++++++++----
 2 files changed, 9 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)
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diff --git a/package/pkg-generic.mk b/package/pkg-generic.mk
index 115115a345..af259766ab 100644
--- a/package/pkg-generic.mk
+++ b/package/pkg-generic.mk
@@ -564,7 +564,7 @@  ifndef $(2)_DL_OPTS
-ifneq ($$(filter git,$$($(2)_SITE_METHOD)),)
+ifneq ($$(filter git svn,$$($(2)_SITE_METHOD)),)
 $(2)_SOURCE_EXT = .tar.xz
 $(2)_SOURCE_EXT = .tar.gz
diff --git a/support/download/svn b/support/download/svn
index 012f286dd9..42307eb236 100755
--- a/support/download/svn
+++ b/support/download/svn
@@ -52,12 +52,16 @@  find "${basename}" -not -type d \
        -and -not -path "./.svn/*" >"${output}.list"
 LC_ALL=C sort <"${output}.list" >"${output}.list.sorted"
-# Create GNU-format tarballs, since that's the format of the tarballs on
-# sources.buildroot.org and used in the *.hash files
+# Create POSIX tarballs, since that's the format the most reproducible
 tar cf - --transform="s#^\./#${basename}/#" \
-         --numeric-owner --owner=0 --group=0 --mtime="${date}" --format=gnu \
+         --numeric-owner --owner=0 --group=0 --mtime="${date}" \
+         --format=posix \
+         --pax-option="${pax_options}" \
          -T "${output}.list.sorted" >"${output}.tar"
-gzip -6 -n <"${output}.tar" >"${output}"
+xz -9 <"${output}.tar" >"${output}"
 rm -f "${output}.list"
 rm -f "${output}.list.sorted"