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Component programs cpio,rmt,mt  +
Computer languages C  +
Documentation note User reference included; User reference manual available in Texinfo, DVI, PostScript, HTML, and plaintext formats from
Full description '''Cpio''' copies files into or out of a c'''Cpio''' copies files into or out of a cpio or tar archive. The archive can be another file on the disk, a magnetic tape, or a pipe. GNU cpio supports the following archive formats: binary, old ASCII, new ASCII, crc, HPUX binary, HPUX old ASCII, old tar, and POSIX.1 tar. The tar format is provided for compatibility with the tar program. By default, cpio creates binary format archives for compatibility with older cpio programs. When extracting from archives, cpio automatically recognizes which kind of archive it is reading and can read archives created on machines with a different byte-order.d on machines with a different byte-order.
GNU package identifier cpio  +
Homepage URL  +
Interface command-line  +
Is GNU true  +
Keywords backup  + , archive  + , tar  + , cpio  + , file management  + , archiving  + , copying  +
Last review by Genium +
Last review date 12 September 2015  +
License GPLv3orlater +
License verified by Kelly Hopkins  +
License verified date 10 March 2010  +
Name GNU cpio  +
Prerequisite description libc6  +
Prerequisite kind Required to build  +
Real name Sergey Poznyakoff  +
Related projects Tar + , Paxutils + , S tar + , Gnuit +
Resource URL  + ,  + ,  +
Resource audience Developer  + , Bug Tracking  +
Resource kind VCS Repository Webview  + , E-mail  + , Bug Tracking  +
Revisionid 33,481  +
Revisiontimestamp 21 October 2015 13:12:18  +
Revisionuser User:Genium +
Role Maintainer  +
Runs-on GNU/Linux  +
Short description Archiver that handles various types of cpio and tar archives  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
System-administration backup  +
Use system-administration  +
User level intermediate  +
VCS checkout command git clone git://  +
Version date 12 September 2015  +
Version download  +
Version identifier 2.12  +
Version status stable  +
Works-with archive  +
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