committing as obvious: debuginfod.8 man page tweak

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Frank Ch. Eigler Feb. 12, 2024, 3:06 p.m. UTC
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Author: Frank Ch. Eigler <>
Date:   Mon Feb 12 10:03:02 2024 -0500

    debuginfod.8 man page: tweak -U explanation
    In debian bug #1063768, smcv noted that the man page was
    out of date with respect to the tool debuginfod actually
    uses for -U.  Update the man page to fix the mismatch.
    Reported-By: Simon McVittie <>
    Signed-off-By: Frank Ch. Eigler <>


diff --git a/doc/debuginfod.8 b/doc/debuginfod.8
index d79a193c8d9e..c17f1519a600 100644
--- a/doc/debuginfod.8
+++ b/doc/debuginfod.8
@@ -107,8 +107,8 @@  with \fB\%\-Z\ .rpm='(rpm2cpio|zstdcat)<'\fP instead of \fB\-R\fP.
 .B "\-U"
 Activate DEB/DDEB patterns in archive scanning.  The default is off.
-Equivalent to \fB\%\-Z\ .deb='dpkg-deb\ \-\-fsys\-tarfile\fP'
-\fB\%\-Z\ .ddeb='dpkg-deb\ \-\-fsys\-tarfile'\fP.
+Equivalent to \fB\%\-Z\ .deb='(bsdtar\ \-O\ \-x\ \-f\ \-\ data.tar\\*)<\fP'
+and same for \fB.ddeb\fP and \fB.ipk\fP.
 .B "\-d FILE" "\-\-database=FILE"