[issue1541] tar(1) fails to extract a valid archive

Jordan Gordeev jgordeev at dir.bg
Mon Sep 28 03:26:03 PDT 2009

Hasso Tepper (via DragonFly issue tracker) wrote:
New submission from Hasso Tepper <hasso at estpak.ee>:


$ tar -zxf kwalletcli-1.00.tar.gz
tar: Unrecognized archive format
tar: Error exit delayed from previous errors.
Using g(un)zip(1) and tar(1) works:

$ gzip -cd kwalletcli-1.00.tar.gz | tar -xf -
The file unpacks OK here on DragonFly 2.2.
The MD5 digest of the file I used for testing is 

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