[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [Bug-tar] Verify failures and "obsolescent base-64 headers"

From: Sergey Poznyakoff
Subject: Re: [Bug-tar] Verify failures and "obsolescent base-64 headers"
Date: Thu, 29 Jun 2006 10:08:50 +0300

Andreas Grosche <address@hidden> wrote:

> - and no errors are detected when using tar-1.15.* -diff on the same archives.

I don't see any problem, given that it has been fixed in 1.15 branch.
> This seems to indicate some severe bug in tar-1.3.25, which is still
> widely in use

It should not be, given that the newer version is available.

> So is there a risk of running into similar troubles with later
> versions of tar, or starting from which version, if any, can this
> issue be considered fixed?

The thread you are referring to discusses enabling large file support in
GNU tar 1.13.  It is enabled automatically starting at least from 1.14.


reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]