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libtar is a C library for manipulating tar archives. It supports both the strict POSIX tar format and many of the commonly-used GNU extensions.

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  •  03 Mar 2003 05:22

    Release Notes: This release fixes a bug in tar_extract_regfile() that caused permission problems on certain platforms.

    •  24 Dec 2002 05:27

      Release Notes: Various portability and bugfixes were made.

      •  24 Jul 2001 16:53

        Release Notes: Many bugs relating to POSIX filename encoding, CRC computation, and file header checking were fixed.

        •  26 Jun 2001 22:14

          Release Notes: Various portability fixes, code cleanups, and bugfixes.

          •  04 Jan 2001 20:52

            Release Notes: Initial freshmeat announcement; minor API changes to provide a cleaner and more flexible interface to the calling application, and several bugfixes.


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