Subject: bin/12824: -C argument to pax (invoked as tar) doesn't work properly
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: None <email@example.com>
Date: 05/03/2001 18:13:35
>Synopsis: -C argument to pax (invoked as tar) doesn't work properly
>Arrival-Date: Thu May 03 18:14:00 PDT 2001
>Originator: Jason R Thorpe
>Release: Thu May 3 18:09:51 PDT 2001
Zembu Labs, Inc.
System: NetBSD yeah-baby.shagadelic.org 1.5U NetBSD 1.5U (YEAH-BABY) #7: Wed Apr 25 14:07:42 PDT 2001 firstname.lastname@example.org:/u1/netbsd/src/sys/arch/alpha/compile/YEAH-BABY alpha
Pax, when invoked as tar, supports the -C option for GNU tar
compatibility. However, it does not work like the option to
Attempt to build and install pkgsrc/font/watanabe-vfont with
using a tar that is a hardlink/symlink to /bin/pax.