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Fedora Core 3 Update: tar-1.14-5.FC3 Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Fedora Updated package.
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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2005-641
2005-07-27
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Product     : Fedora Core 3
Name        : tar
Version     : 1.14                      
Release     : 5.FC3                  
Summary     : A GNU file archiving program.
Description :
The GNU tar program saves many files together in one archive and can
restore individual files (or all of the files) from that archive. Tar
can also be used to add supplemental files to an archive and to update
or list files in the archive. Tar includes multivolume support,
automatic archive compression/decompression, the ability to perform
remote archives, and the ability to perform incremental and full
backups.

If you want to use tar for remote backups, you also need to install
the rmt package.

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* Wed Jul 27 2005 Peter Vrabec  1.14-5.FC3
- A file is dumpable if it is sparse and both --sparse
  and --totals are specified (#154882)
- exclude err.patch, it causes SEGV (#158743)
- Extract sparse files even if the output fd is not seekable. (#146225)
- (sparse_scan_file): Bugfix. offset had incorrect type
- (sparse_add_map): Fixed improper initializations of sparse_map_size
- fix skipping sparse members in archive(#143969)


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This update can be downloaded from:
  http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/core/updates/3/

4f5f84322db2586aac28992e82a37265  SRPMS/tar-1.14-5.FC3.src.rpm
c427853ac236e42f814d360ee1a06cfa  x86_64/tar-1.14-5.FC3.x86_64.rpm
c1ba8b3b356a603752bdcda7ee6214ae  x86_64/debug/tar-debuginfo-1.14-5.FC3.x86_64.rpm
b9bd80267bf7123a26806f1837b40c6e  i386/tar-1.14-5.FC3.i386.rpm
90d0cc323a9e295fce73aab19da4676d  i386/debug/tar-debuginfo-1.14-5.FC3.i386.rpm

This update can also be installed with the Update Agent; you can
launch the Update Agent with the 'up2date' command.  
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