Re: disaster upgrading to elf
> My system is still dead in the water. The problem with tar (bug
> #2146) prevents me from restoring my system from tape.
I can't duplicate your problem with tar-1.11.8-3. I just tried a handful of
test cases and they all did what I expected.
I didn't create the -1 package, but several bugs that existed in it got
"fixed" magically when I recompiled with fresher gcc and/or libc bits for the
I suggest you try tar-1.11.8-3 from the ALPHA-TEST tree. If you have trouble
with it, please let me know and I'll try to investigate further.