Subject: Re: pax and LFS - silly user or bug?
To: Bjoern Labitzke <>
From: Konrad Schroder <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/24/2003 12:34:35
On Tue, 22 Apr 2003, Bjoern Labitzke wrote:

>   sudo pax -r -w -v -pe <path on ffs>/localsrc <path on lfs>/
> If I understand everything right, this command is supposed to copy
> everything over with root privileges and should therefor set the
> access and modification times of the target files to the times of the
> source files. But on the target I find the access times copied
> correctly, while the modification times show the time of the copy!

I haven't had time to look at this yet, but your command looks normal to
me; and if it does what you expect on ffs, but not on lfs, then it is
certianly a bug.  Go ahead and file a PR, so it will get into the
corporate memory....
						Konrad Schroder