Subject: Re: How to force GNU tar for extraction of a pkg?
To: Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeff Rizzo <email@example.com>
Date: 02/25/2005 17:23:25
Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
>I wrote my reply below last week and forgot to send it....
Heh... I've done that before. :)
>As for pax, there is now a PR: bin/29459: pax fails on
Yes, I saw the PR appear shortly after I posted the original message,
and the subsequent fix.
>For your workaround (to use gtar instead), you could set the
>(See examples in mk/bsd.pkg.mk.)
I'll keep all that in mind for next time something like this comes up.
Meanwhile, the quagga folks have fixed their distribution tarball, and
I've submitted pkg/29518 with an update to the quagga pkg. (Greg Troxel
actually did the bulk of the work)
Thanks for the response,