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Tool to manage file archives.

paxutils' is an attempt to merge cpio with tar and add support for the related pax commmand and format required by POSIX. It isn't production quality yet: only test versions are available. The current stable versions of cpio and tar are separately maintained, but the goal is to integrate them into paxutils.

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25 June 2018

Leaders and contributors

Sergey Poznyakoff Maintainer

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Software prerequisites

Required to buildautomake >= 1.8.5
Required to buildautoconf >= 2.59
Required to buildgettext >= 0.14.1

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 16 January 2019.


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