Subject: Re: other backup technologies?
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Holo.Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
Date: 01/07/1997 07:44:34
>> - it can't help modifying atimes or ctimes
>> It does exist, though; it's called tar.
> Cpio with the -a flag will re-modify the atimes to what they were,
> though this of course changes the ctime.
Ditto for GNU tar's --preserve-atime (I think) flag. That's why I said
"or ctimes". :-)
It's also why my tar knows how to go direct-to-disk for file contents.
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