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

Pierre Schmitz pierre at archlinux.de
Sun May 31 17:04:46 EDT 2009

Am Sonntag 31 Mai 2009 22:53:34 schrieb Firmicus:
>  I expected a command for xz/lzma (akin to j for
> bz2), but neither tar nor bsdtar has such a thing yet. Hopefully this
> this will be implemented soon, as the xz format is about to become
> relatively widespread.

Both, gnu tar and bsdtar support the -J switch to compress and uncompress xz 
archives. Did you try the recent packages from testing?


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