On 29 August 2013 22:09, Earnie Boyd wrote:
On Thu, Aug 29, 2013 at 8:00 AM, Keith Marshall wrote:
> I'm more inclined to suspect a badly structured *upload*.  Indeed, if I
> download that archive myself, I see:
>
> $ tar tvf /download/binutils-2.23.2-1-mingw32-bin.tar.lzma
> ...
> -rwxr-xr-x ... 7798408 ... bin/ld.bfd.exe
> hrwxr-xr-x ...       0 ... bin/ld.exe link to bin/ld.bfd.exe
> ...
> -rwxr-xr-x ... 7798408 ... mingw32/bin/ld.bfd.exe
> hrwxr-xr-x ...       0 ... mingw32/bin/ld.exe link to mingw32/bin/ld.bfd.exe
> ...

I adjusted my script to add --dereference --hard-dereference for the
archive creation. The result of course now looks appropriate.

Thanks.

--
Keith.