Default tar for 1.3 and later

Joerg Sonnenberger joerg at
Tue May 3 04:12:01 PDT 2005

On Tue, May 03, 2005 at 12:34:29PM +0200, Hummel Tom wrote:
> I can't see anything wrong with using BSD tar as /bin/tar and GNU tar as 
> /bin/gnu_tar or something.

They are currently installed as /usr/bin/bsdtar and /usr/bin/gtar, with
/usr/bin/tar being a link to one of them. The question is which one :)


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