Subject: Re: FYI: upgrading GNU tar
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 10/11/2002 15:22:01
In article <>,
Greg A. Woods <> wrote:

Ok - as promised - I put my version of pax that should handle -C properly,
by merging all the OpenBSD fixes that I thought were good for us. I put
it on If you test it, then I can
commit it and the lame excuses will be over :-)


>Isn't this about the second or maybe even third time such a lame excuse
>has been made?  If GNU Tar wasn't in the tree there'd be no need to
>secure it.
>								Greg A. Woods
>+1 416 218-0098;            <>;           <>
>Planix, Inc. <>; VE3TCP; Secrets of the Weird <>