Opened 11 years ago

Closed 11 years ago

#1789 closed enhancement (fixed)

please upgrade "tar"

Reported by: kaliber Owned by: axeld
Priority: normal Milestone: R1
Component: Applications/Command Line Tools Version: R1/pre-alpha1
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Has a Patch: no Platform: All

Description

Please upgrade "tar" from 1.13.94 to ftp://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/tar/tar-1.19.tar.bz2

Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 11 years ago by nielx

Any specific reason?

comment:2 Changed 11 years ago by nielx

Component: - General- Applications/Command Line Tools

comment:3 Changed 11 years ago by kaliber

Tar 1.19 is newer and less annoying for me.

Since 1.14(?) tar auto detects compression type:

e.g with a new tar you can use:

tar xf test.tar.gz
tar xf test.tar.bz2

with the current Haiku version you have to:

tar xfz test.tar.gz
tar xfj test.tar.bz2

comment:4 Changed 11 years ago by korli

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

updated in hrev24086

Note: See TracTickets for help on using tickets.