Re: Bug in tar?
Mark Eichin writes:
> not a bug in tar (in fact, your test pretty much eliminates that
> possibility..) However: does your "cd" alias print anything? Take a
> look at
> (cd /lib/modules; tar -cf - 2.0.27) | od -a | head
> and see if it has anything before the / l i b / m o d u l e s you
> should see as the beginning of a tar file...
Yes, that's it. Silly me, I was experimenting with a modified cd command
that changes the titel bar of my xterm. Argh!
Michael Meskes, Projekt-Manager | email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
topsystem Systemhaus GmbH | Tel: (+49) 2405/4670-44
Europark A2, Adenauerstr. 20 | Fax: (+49) 2405/4670-10
52146 Wuerselen | Go SF 49ers! Use Debian GNU/Linux!
TO UNSUBSCRIBE FROM THIS MAILING LIST: e-mail the word "unsubscribe" to
debian-devel-REQUEST@lists.debian.org . Trouble? e-mail to Bruce@Pixar.com