[arch-dev-public] [signoff] xz-utils and libarchive-2.7.0-2

Thomas Bächler thomas at archlinux.org
Mon Jun 1 06:23:34 EDT 2009

Pierre Schmitz schrieb:
> Am Sonntag 31 Mai 2009 23:18:17 schrieb Firmicus:
>>> Both, gnu tar and bsdtar support the -J switch to compress and uncompress
>>> xz archives. Did you try the recent packages from testin
> But it seems that "bsdtar -cf blah.tar.xz blah" just produces an uncompressed 
> tar file. Shouldn't libarchive detect thecompression by the file extension?

It does, if you specify -J.

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