Debian Bug report logs - #420159
Missing -noprogress entry in mksquashfs manpage

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Package: squashfs-tools; Maintainer for squashfs-tools is Filesystems Group <>; Source for squashfs-tools is src:squashfs-tools.

Reported by: Chris Lamb <>

Date: Fri, 20 Apr 2007 12:27:02 UTC

Severity: minor

Found in version 3.2r2-2

Fixed in version squashfs/1:3.2r2-5

Done: Otavio Salvador <>

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Report forwarded to, Arnaud Fontaine <>:
Bug#420159; Package squashfs-tools. Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: Chris Lamb <>
Subject: Missing -noprogress entry in mksquashfs manpage
Date: Fri, 20 Apr 2007 12:24:24 +0100
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Package: squashfs-tools
Version: 3.2r2-2
Severity: minor

Missing -noprogress entry in mksquashfs manpage:

$ sudo mksquashfs 2>&1 | grep no-progress
-no-progress            don't display the progress bar
$ man mksquashfs | grep no-progress

Kind regards,

 Chris Lamb, Leamington Spa, UK                          GPG: 0x634F9A20
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Message #10 received at (full text, mbox):

From: Otavio Salvador <>
Subject: Bug#420159: fixed in squashfs 1:3.2r2-5
Date: Wed, 08 Aug 2007 18:17:03 +0000
Source: squashfs
Source-Version: 1:3.2r2-5

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
squashfs, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive:

  to pool/main/s/squashfs/squashfs-source_3.2r2-5_all.deb
  to pool/main/s/squashfs/squashfs-tools_3.2r2-5_i386.deb
  to pool/main/s/squashfs/squashfs_3.2r2-5.diff.gz
  to pool/main/s/squashfs/squashfs_3.2r2-5.dsc

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

Debian distribution maintenance software
Otavio Salvador <> (supplier of updated squashfs package)

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Format: 1.7
Date: Wed, 08 Aug 2007 15:02:05 -0300
Source: squashfs
Binary: squashfs-tools squashfs-source
Architecture: source i386 all
Version: 1:3.2r2-5
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Arnaud Fontaine <>
Changed-By: Otavio Salvador <>
 squashfs-source - Source for the squash filesystem
 squashfs-tools - Tool to create and append to squashfs filesystems
Closes: 420159 433858
 squashfs (1:3.2r2-5) unstable; urgency=low
   [ Arnaud Fontaine ]
   * Fix manpage section from 8 to 1. Closes: #433858.
   * debian/doc/en/mksquashfs.dbk:
     + Add ``-no-progress'' and ``-no-exports'' options.
       Closes: #420159.
   * debian/patches/03-remove-slab.dpatch:
     + Improve the patch which makes it compatible with kernel version
       < 2.6.22.
   [ Otavio Salvador ]
   * debian/control:
     + Add myself as uploader.
     + Add XS-VCS-{Git,Browser} control's fields.
     + Wrap build-depends.
   * debian/ removed.
   * debian/watch:
     + Use git-import-orig instead of uupdate so it integrates better with
       our git repository.
     + Fix upstream version handling to remove the dash from it.
 884936a43ac41b1ae26623b26c965343 956 admin optional squashfs_3.2r2-5.dsc
 b2f15350dc57db1f8548982c3e671522 26135 admin optional squashfs_3.2r2-5.diff.gz
 d932a21dd7895ebb576f2f8d3fb0aa3e 34570 admin optional squashfs-source_3.2r2-5_all.deb
 d2c1aad21dacbad6b364f955bf963900 99602 admin optional squashfs-tools_3.2r2-5_i386.deb

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