Re: resolution of the tar -I issue
Bernd Eckenfels <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On Tue, Jan 09, 2001 at 06:08:23PM -0500, Michael Stone wrote:
> <depricating -I in Debian Package>
> > sounds very good.
> besides that -j ("junkzip"?) is NON-DESCRIPTIVE at all. -Z or -2 would be
> better... but thats an Upstream Issue I guess.
-Z is for piping through compress, and is (I believe) legacy
compatible to a number of proprietary tars.
-[0-7][lmh] specify drive and density
I'm not sure exactly what that's for, but it does rule out -2. It
kinda sucks when you completely run out of single character