Debian Bug report logs - #658995
casper UUID extraction from initrd fails

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Package: live-build; Maintainer for live-build is Live Systems Maintainers <>; Source for live-build is src:live-build.

Reported by: Luigi Capriotti <>

Date: Tue, 7 Feb 2012 09:09:01 UTC

Severity: normal

Found in version live-build/3.0~a43-1

Fixed in version live-build/3.0~a44-1

Done: Daniel Baumann <>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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Report forwarded to, Debian Live Project <>:
Bug#658995; Package live-build. (Tue, 07 Feb 2012 09:09:05 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Luigi Capriotti <>:
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From: Luigi Capriotti <>
Subject: casper UUID extraction from initrd fails
Date: Tue, 07 Feb 2012 10:07:46 +0100
[Message part 1 (text/plain, inline)]
Package: live-build
Version: 3.0~a43-1


1. lzcat bails out due to non-standard file extension:
unknown suffix -- unchanged

2. incorrect destination path for uuid.conf

I suggest to incorporate the attached patch to fix the bug.


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Bug#658995; Package live-build. (Tue, 07 Feb 2012 09:18:40 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: Daniel Baumann <>
To: Luigi Capriotti <>
Subject: Re: Bug#658995: casper UUID extraction from initrd fails
Date: Tue, 07 Feb 2012 10:14:46 +0100
tag 658995 pending

applied in git, thanks.

Address:        Daniel Baumann, Donnerbuehlweg 3, CH-3012 Bern

Added tag(s) pending. Request was from Daniel Baumann <> to (Tue, 07 Feb 2012 09:18:45 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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You have taken responsibility. (Sun, 12 Feb 2012 21:36:24 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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Bug acknowledged by developer. (Sun, 12 Feb 2012 21:36:25 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #17 received at (full text, mbox):

From: Daniel Baumann <>
Subject: Bug#658995: fixed in live-build 3.0~a44-1
Date: Sun, 12 Feb 2012 21:33:08 +0000
Source: live-build
Source-Version: 3.0~a44-1

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

  to main/l/live-build/live-build-cgi_3.0~a44-1_all.deb
  to main/l/live-build/live-build-cron_3.0~a44-1_all.deb
  to main/l/live-build/live-build_3.0~a44-1.debian.tar.gz
  to main/l/live-build/live-build_3.0~a44-1.dsc
  to main/l/live-build/live-build_3.0~a44-1_all.deb
  to main/l/live-build/live-build_3.0~a44.orig.tar.gz

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
Daniel Baumann <> (supplier of updated live-build package)

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Date: Sun, 12 Feb 2012 22:08:49 +0100
Source: live-build
Binary: live-build live-build-cgi live-build-cron
Architecture: source all
Version: 3.0~a44-1
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Debian Live Project <>
Changed-By: Daniel Baumann <>
 live-build - Debian Live - System build scripts
 live-build-cgi - Debian Live - System build scripts (CGI frontend)
 live-build-cron - Debian Live - System build scripts (cron autobuilder)
Closes: 656404 657470 657640 658995
 live-build (3.0~a44-1) unstable; urgency=low
   * Handling /etc/resolv.conf even if it's a dangling symlink like with
     resolv.conf, thanks to Stephane Graber <>
     (Closes: #657640).
   * Adding updated Spanish debconf translations from Javier Fernández-
     Sanguino Peña <> (Closes: #656404).
   * Adding Dutch debconf translations from Jeroen Schot <schot@a-> (Closes: #657470).
   * Correcting lzcat call in binary_disk to not bail out due to non-
     standard file extension (unknown suffix -- unchanged), thanks to
     Luigi Capriotti <> (Closes: #658995).
   * Correcting destination path for uuid.conf when using casper in
     binary_disk, thanks to Luigi Capriotti <>
     (Closes: #658995).
   * Removing warning about resolvconf package, not be needed anymore.
   * Adding a workaround in rules to stop dh_link converting absolute
     symlinks to relative symlinks for bootloader configs.
   * Adding lintian overrides for symlink-should-be-relative (bootloader
     configs need to use absolute symlinks on purpose to allow chrooted
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