VectorLinux

Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
Advanced search  

News:

Visit our home page for VL info. For support and documentation, visit the Vector Linux Knowledge Center or search the Knowledge Center and this Forum using the search box above.

Author Topic: 081230 tar-1.21 [VL 6.0]  (Read 790 times)

caitlyn

  • Moderator
  • Vectorian
  • *****
  • Posts: 2876
    • The Linux Works
081230 tar-1.21 [VL 6.0]
« on: December 30, 2008, 03:12:42 pm »

toothandnail has packaged the latest version of tar.  This package fixes some bugs in the version on the VL6 isos issued to date.

Package:  tar-1.21-i586-1vl60.tlz
MD5:  207b73959c08e2e6ee5bbc533e289ccd
Package Size:  666K
Installed Size:  2590K

Sources: http://vectorlinux.osuosl.org/veclinux-6.0/source/testing/base/tar

Code: [Select]
tar: tar (archiving utility)
tar:
tar: GNU tar is an archiving program designed to store and extract files
tar: from an archive file. Tarfiles can be written to tape or to a normal
tar: file. Tar is capable of making use of compression programs to
tar: reduce the size of the archive.
tar:
tar: License: GPL
tar: Authors: John Gilmore & others
tar: Website: http://www.gnu.org/software/tar/

After testing this package please stop back at this thread and let us know how it works for you.
Logged
eMachines EL-1300G desktop, 1.6GHz AMD Athlon 2650e CPU, 4GB RAM, nVidia GeForce 6150 SE video
CentOS 6.5 (will try VL64-7.1 soon)

Toshiba Satellite A135-S4727,  Intel Pentium T2080 / 1.73 GHz, 2GB RAM, Intel GMA 950

HP Mini 110 netbook, 1.6GHz Intel Atom CPU, 2GB RAM, Intel 950 video, VL 7.1

MikeCindi

  • Moderator
  • Vectorian
  • *****
  • Posts: 1073
Re: 081230 tar-1.21 [VL 6.0]
« Reply #1 on: January 02, 2009, 09:38:50 am »

No problems with it so far after using it for several packages.
Logged
The plans of the diligent lead to profit...Pro. 21:5
VL64 7.1b3                                     RLU 486143