6.59. Tar-1.26

The Tar package contains an archiving program.

Приблизительное время сборки: 2.4 SBU
Требует свободного места на диске: 34 MB

6.59.1. Installation of Tar

Fix an incompatibility between this package and Glibc-2.17:

sed -i -e '/gets is a/d' gnu/stdio.in.h

Prepare Tar for compilation:

./configure --prefix=/usr \
            --bindir=/bin \

The meaning of the configure options:


This forces the test for mknod to be run as root. It is generally considered dangerous to run this test as the root user, but as it is being run on an only partially built system, overriding it is OK.

Compile the package:


To test the results (about 1 SBU), issue:

make check

Установим пакет:

make install
make -C doc install-html docdir=/usr/share/doc/tar-1.26

6.59.2. Contents of Tar

Installed programs: rmt and tar
Installed directory: /usr/share/doc/tar-1.26

Краткое описание


Remotely manipulates a magnetic tape drive through an interprocess communication connection


Creates, extracts files from, and lists the contents of archives, also known as tarballs