Subject: Re: tar 'Total bytes written' counter
To: Scott Burns <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/26/1997 20:52:32
Scott Burns writes:
> Yes, well over 2GB. I suppose I could break it up into a few tar sets
> but currently it's a giant 3.5GB backup to a EXA-8200 using the 'gzip'
> of GNU-Tar.

Well, maybe you can write up some patches that replace the int with an
off_t or some such, and submit them...