Subject: Re: detect pax version (was Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/cad/fastcap)
To: Jeremy C. Reed <>
From: Greg Troxel <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/23/2005 10:11:00
  I was thinking that recent pax (from NetBSD) had this problem fixed. (I
  will have to look again ...)

Not sure what 'this problem' is, but quagga made a distfile that mixed
tar format flavors (create by automake, and then append by hand).  Of
course this was broken, but pax couldn't read it.

        Greg Troxel <>