cvs commit: src/usr.sbin/pkg_install/lib file.c

Richard Coleman richardcoleman at
Thu Apr 8 16:27:45 PDT 2004

Mike Silbersack wrote:

> On Wed, 7 Apr 2004, Tim Kientzle wrote:
>>I have reasons for diverging from GNU tar here, though
>>I could be convinced otherwise:
> Will tar -zxvf not work with bsdtar?  I've been using that command line
> for years, and I don't think I'll be able to learn to reorder it.
> Mike "Silby" Silbersack

But the beauty of bsdtar is that you don't need to specify the -z option
any longer.  That's the way tar/pax/cpio should all work.

Tim, the libarchive/bsdtar is very cool stuff.

Richard Coleman
richardcoleman at

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