Re: Debian unstable tar incompatible with 1.13.x?
>>>>> " " == safemode <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I have used tar with gzip and bzip2 in debian unstable and in
> each case users who use older versions of tar ( like 1.13.11 )
> were unable to decompress it.
Well, bzip2 is known. Just doesn't work anymore (see the big flameware
> [49: huff+mtf rt+rld]data integrity (CRC) error in data
Thats strange. Do you have a small example as tar and tar.gz file?
Best would be the same data once with the old and once with the new
> and such error messages like that . This troubles me greatly.
> Any info about this? I'm using debian unstable's current tar
> and bzip2 and gzip to make the tarballs.