[Haskell-cafe] Ongoing IHG work to improve Hackage security

Mikhail Glushenkov the.dead.shall.rise at gmail.com
Thu Apr 16 13:56:39 UTC 2015


On 16 April 2015 at 15:34, Duncan Coutts <duncan at well-typed.com> wrote:
> Compliant tar tools (including the standard unix tools, and
> cabal-install) understand this and take the last entry in the archive as
> the current file content.

Thanks. I looked at the code again, and while this is not explicitly
mentioned in comments, we get this behaviour for free by relying on

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