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Old 06-18-2002, 12:48 PM   #16
Registered: Mar 2002
Location: Sacramento, CA
Distribution: Slackware 8.1; Debian 3.0
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On my Slack 8.0 box, tar --version shows the following:

tar (GNU tar) 1.13

tar --help shows the "y" option for using bzip2

Looks like Slack 8.1rc1 has an newer version of tar.



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