Gzip package install is not complete in LFS

Archaic archaic at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Jun 16 13:44:18 PDT 2005

On Thu, Jun 16, 2005 at 08:27:55PM +0300, Martins Galenieks wrote:
> I noted that Gzip package does not contain one more important line.
> The .tar.Z packages can't be unpacked with /bin/tar -xf option (in
> tar-1.15.1 and newer) and therefore I have a recommendation to add the
> following line to the Gzip package in LFS (HLFS and ALFS too).

This sounds like a failure with tar. Can you provide a link to this
solution (preferably from an upstream developer of tar or gzip)?



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