toothandnail has built a new Dar package for VectorLinux 5.9.
dar: dar (Disk ARchiver)
dar: dar2 is a commandline tool that makes selective backups of files
dar: and file systems. It can make use of gzip or bzip to compress
dar: backups, include empty directories, filter to exclude and include
dar: files. The package includes libdar.
dar: License: GPL
dar: Authors: Denis Corbin
dar: Website: http://dar.linux.free.fr/
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