Subject: Re: Removing GNU tar and GNU cpio from src?
To: Curt Sampson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Christos Zoulas <email@example.com>
Date: 01/17/2003 10:31:26
On Jan 18, 12:07am, firstname.lastname@example.org (Curt Sampson) wrote:
-- Subject: Re: Removing GNU tar and GNU cpio from src?
| I would be happy if pax complained but managed to deal with the problem.
| Older versions of gnu tar don't even complain.
It deals with the problem (i.e. it untars as many files as gnu tar does).
It just exits with 1. And no, I am not going to `fix' it to exit with 0,
on broken tar files.
| (And yes, I will have a look at fixing the Apache code when I have the
| time. But we still will not be able to untar historical files.)
That'd be great.