Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/archivers/par2
To: Thomas Klausner <wiz@NetBSD.org>
From: Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
Date: 03/29/2004 15:58:03
On Mon, 29 Mar 2004, Thomas Klausner wrote:
: > par2cmdline is a PAR 2.0 compatible file verification and repair tool.
: Is this a backwards compatible replacement of misc/parchive?
par2 offers rebuild (read-only) usage of PAR1 volumes, but cannot *create*
PAR1 volumes. Granted, PAR2 is rapidly becoming the standard and most folks
don't want to create PAR1 volumes anymore -- but no, par2 is not completely
-- Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org> <email@example.com>