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Re: Tar extract behaviour changed

On Mon, Oct 21, 2019 at 11:54:44AM +0200, J. Hannken-Illjes wrote:
> Somewhere between Netbsd-8 and NetBSD-9 "tar" changed its behaviour
> when it has to extract a directory and the path exists as a symlink.

I still believe it should be fixed, but Jörg disagrees. You need to use -P
now. See PR 54467.


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