multiple distfiles from multiple sources and with multiple compression types
René J. V. Bertin
rjvbertin at gmail.com
Fri Apr 1 02:49:01 PDT 2016
Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>> $ file -b /opt/local/var/macports/distfiles/scapy/scapy-2.3.1.zip
>> POSIX shell script executable (binary data)
Those ought to be detected as executable scripts by libmagic, not as archives.
> Interesting, I did not know that kind of thing existed / was possible.
Many installers on MSWin are or used to be executable zip files; zip archives
with an executable wrapper. Zip recognises its own wrapper of course, and will
skip to the archive part if you hand it such a file.
Not 100% the same, but
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