Subject: Re: Strange behaviour of tar on a CF.
To: None <tech-embed@NetBSD.org>
From: Jukka Salmi <email@example.com>
Date: 06/30/2005 12:34:59
Marcin Jessa --> tech-embed (2005-06-30 11:33:39 +0200):
> On Thu, 30 Jun 2005 11:30:36 +0200
> Jukka Salmi <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > Marcin Jessa --> tech-embed (2005-06-30 10:02:36 +0200):
> > > tar: could not exec: No such file or directory
> > > tar: End of archive volume 1 reached
> > > tar: Sorry, unable to determine archive format.
> > You do have /usr/bin/gzip (and /usr mounted while running tar), don't you?
> Yes I do. I did some debugging checks before posting this message and df showed /mnt mounted, the file was in place, userflags were ok too and there was enough space on the storage media.
> I just tried to extract the same file to memory instead and got the same error...
Hmm, reading src/bin/pax/ar_io.c, this must be a gzip problem. Have you
already tried running tar without `-z'?
$ ((RANDOM%6)) || rm -rf ~