strange behavior of restore(8)

Victor Sudakov vas at
Mon Oct 24 12:51:54 UTC 2011

Matthias Apitz wrote:
> > I have already copied the dump from tape to disk with dd and tried restoring
> > from the disk file with the same effect.
> > 
> > The disk is fine in the sense that the dump file can be copied from
> > tape to disk and from disk to /dev/null without any errors.
> Can restore(8) do a listing of the DUMP?

Sure. The listing has 1330237 lines.

Victor Sudakov,  VAS4-RIPE, VAS47-RIPN
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