matthias at winterdrache.de
Mon Jul 17 12:43:09 PDT 2006
On Mon, 17 Jul 2006 14:11:44 -0500 Randy McMurchy <lfs-user at mcmurchy.com>
> Matthias B. wrote these words on 07/17/06 13:51 CST:
> > I thought you might be interested in one of my "Can't live without
> > this anymore" patches. Enjoy.
> > Description:
> > tar xzf foo.tar.bz2 - if you don't see what's wrong with this, you
> > need this patch. It makes the "z" option behave like "j" if the
> > archive name given ends in ".bz2". IOW, forget "j", always use "z".
> Or, don't use either j or z and simply use xf from now on and don't
> worry about it. TAR doesn't need z or j any more, it figures it out
> on its own (at least versions of TAR in the last year or so, anyway).
1. that doesn't work for archive creation.
2. that doesn't get rid of my habit of including "z". Old dogs and new
tricks, you know :-)
So I still can't live without my patch.
You cannot teach the colour-blind to love colours.
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