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Re: [Bug-tar] [PATCH] ZSTD compression support.

From: Adam Borowski
Subject: Re: [Bug-tar] [PATCH] ZSTD compression support.
Date: Tue, 28 Nov 2017 06:06:18 +0100
User-agent: NeoMutt/20170113 (1.7.2)

On Mon, Nov 27, 2017 at 09:28:07AM -0800, Shawn Landden wrote:
> +  ct_xz,
> +  ct_zstd
> there should be a comma after ct_zstd. compilers can accept this now.

Yeah, that's much nicer for diffs.  I wanted to follow the old code, but
you're right here.

> You are missing concatenation -A support. Zstd has special compatibility with 
> concatenation
> (read the man page)

I'm afraid I don't get what you mean -- is there's anything besides
accepting two concatenated streams, like every compressor supported by tar
other than ncompress can do?

> and as such you should change the tar man page to document that -A works with 
> zstd, and make
> sure -A works with .tar.zstd archives.

-A doesn't seem to allow compression at all, am I missing something?

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