[wishlist] “guix_ pack” does not accept file names or derivations as argument

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Ricardo Wurmus wrote on 27 Jul 2021 16:02
[wishlist] “guix pack” does not accept file names or derivations as argument
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“guix pack” accepts only package specifications, but will not
accept the file name of an existing package in the store, nor does
it accept a derivation in the place of its package argument.

This is inconsistent with other sub-commands.

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