Warning: This is old version of the site! Return to the current version.

09 Aug 2004

Back to tar. I hope to fix listed-incremental problem today.

Anubis news:

Committed a fix to the problem recently spotted by Wojtek: when switching to the user's privileges anubis did not clear the list of complementary groups.

Tar news:

Luca Fibbi reported that version 1.14 incorrectly skipped members in a PAX archive. It turned out that it was incorrectly deeming the members to be sparse, and that, in turn, due to the fact that the member header was not decoded prior to calling skip_member(). Lots of interdependencies...