Subject: Re: -H formats to cpio
To: Krister Walfridsson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Luke Mewburn <email@example.com>
Date: 01/05/2003 10:58:45
On Sat, Jan 04, 2003 at 07:06:55PM +0100, Krister Walfridsson wrote:
| The current cpio does not handle the format names used by our old cpio.
| This may break some scripts for users, and it does causes some problems
| for pkgsrc (see PR 19140)
| Any objection to adding the old format names too? i.e. to let
| bin = bcpio
| newc = sv4cpio
| crc = sv4crc
| (after verifying that they really correspond to the same formats...)
Can you make these only work for pax-as-cpio -H and not pax -x ?