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Re: bin/26148: tar(1) issues, inconsistencies with GNU tar

On Sun, Jun 21, 2009 at 05:30:05AM +0000, Matthew Mondor wrote:
 >>  I dunno, the behavior described sounds like a bug. Does it still occur?
 >  I just tried the following which appears to show that it actually was
 >  fixed.  The default is still not to follow symbolic links as per the
 >  man page however, and I also tested extracting with -h and the same
 >  proper behavior was observed.  This thus probably was another bug
 >  specifically related to overwriting symbolic links with directories
 >  which was fixed since.

Yeah, that sounds about right. Thanks for checking :-)

David A. Holland

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