tar-scripts - optional scripts for GNU version of the tar archiving utility

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename tar-scripts_1.30+dfsg-6_i386.deb
Package name tar-scripts
Package version 1.30+dfsg
Package release 6
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category utils
Homepage https://www.gnu.org/software/tar/
License -
Maintainer Bdale Garbee <bdale@gag.com>
Download size 166.21 KB
Installed size 193.00 KB
This package provides the backup, restore, backup.sh, and dump-remind
scripts that are mentioned in the tar documentation.


Package Version Architecture Repository
tar-scripts_1.30+dfsg-6_amd64.deb 1.30+dfsg amd64 Debian Main
tar-scripts - - -


Name Value
tar >= 1.26+dfsg-9


Name Value
dump -
openafs-client -
tar << 1.26+dfsg-9


Type URL
Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Binary Package tar-scripts_1.30+dfsg-6_i386.deb
Source Package tar

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install tar-scripts deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install tar-scripts




2019-04-23 - Bdale Garbee <bdale@gag.com>
tar (1.30+dfsg-6) unstable; urgency=medium
* eliminate ancient prerm cleanup code that breaks with merged /usr, 
and is no longer considered useful, closes: #926722
2019-02-04 - Bdale Garbee <bdale@gag.com>
tar (1.30+dfsg-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* change libexecdir in configure to /usr/sbin, closes: #760247, #919493
* switched to upstream man pages as of 1.29b, closes: #729980, #391060
* add references to the non-free tar-doc package, and the URL for the
tar documentation on the FSF's web site to README.Debian, 
closes: #711726
2019-01-05 - Bdale Garbee <bdale@gag.com>
tar (1.30+dfsg-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* merge NMU 
* update standards version
* include upstream homepage reference, closes: #888210
2018-12-31 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <carnil@debian.org>
tar (1.30+dfsg-3.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Infinite read loop in sparse_dump_region function (CVE-2018-20482)
(Closes: #917377)
2018-11-16 - Bdale Garbee <bdale@gag.com>
tar (1.30+dfsg-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* elide reference to non-existent section 5 page from section 1 tar manpage,
closes: #846490
* update README.Debian to reflect ncompress now being in main
* remove the NEWS file since it's more than a decade since the latest content
and the text there confuses new users
* stop delivering the /etc/rmt script, use a symlink instead, closes: #653043
* fold in patch for difflink.at (test number 92) that fixes kfreebsd builds,
closes: #837351
* apply patch to allow test suite to pass on Hurd again, closes: #910985
* apply patch to incorporate zstd support, closes: #894065
* apply patch to correct Italian translation, closes: #852462
2018-05-16 - Bdale Garbee <bdale@gag.com>
tar (1.30+dfsg-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* updated pristine-tar patch from Antonio Terceiro, making it possible for
pristine-tar to ask tar to recreate pre-1.30 broken behavior so that it's
possible to recover a tar file stored in a repo in the old, broken format.
closes: #897653
* patch from upstream that fixes race condition in dirrem01 and dirrem02
tests when building on a slow machine, closes: #897591
2018-04-29 - Bdale Garbee <bdale@gag.com>
tar (1.30+dfsg-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* new upstream version
* update Vcs entries for move of packaging repo to salsa.debian.org
* add depends/conflicts tar version details to tar-scripts, closes: #865428
2017-07-21 - Bdale Garbee <bdale@gag.com>
tar (1.29b-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* add suggests tar-doc, closes: #856958
* increase test suite verbosity and dump test results into build log on 
make check failure for kfreebsd team
* move primary git repo to collab-maint
2016-10-30 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <carnil@debian.org>
tar (1.29b-1.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* CVE-2016-6321: Bypassing the extract path name.
When extracting, member names containing '..' components are skipped.
(Closes: #842339)
2016-07-22 - Bdale Garbee <bdale@gag.com>
tar (1.29b-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* re-constitute the 1.29 orig.tar with man pages as version 1.29b
* re-enable parallel builds and increase build verbosity, closes: #824631
* switch to man pages provided by upstream since 1.28, closes: #827017, 
#391714, #473228, #524819, #711725, #720877, #766016, #779795.

See Also

Package Description
tar-split_0.10.2-1+b11_i386.deb tar archive assembly/disassembly
tar_1.30+dfsg-6_i386.deb GNU version of the tar archiving utility
tarantool-common_1.9.1.26.g63eb81e3c-1.1_all.deb Tarantool in-memory database - common files
tarantool-dev_1.9.1.26.g63eb81e3c-1.1_i386.deb Tarantool in-memory database - development headers
tarantool-lts-client_1.5.5.37.g1687c02-1+b2_i386.deb Tarantool in-memory database - command line client
tarantool-lts-common_1.5.5.37.g1687c02-1_all.deb Tarantool in-memory database - common files
tarantool-lts-dev_1.5.5.37.g1687c02-1+b2_i386.deb Tarantool in-memory database - development headers
tarantool-lts-modules_1.5.5.37.g1687c02-1+b2_i386.deb Tarantool in-memory database - all plug-ins bundle
tarantool-lts-mysql-module_1.5.5.37.g1687c02-1+b2_i386.deb Tarantool in-memory database - MySQL connector
tarantool-lts-postgresql-module_1.5.5.37.g1687c02-1+b2_i386.deb Tarantool in-memory database - PostgreSQL connector
tarantool-lts-sophia-module_1.5.5.37.g1687c02-1+b2_i386.deb Tarantool in-memory database - sophia bindings
tarantool-lts_1.5.5.37.g1687c02-1+b2_i386.deb In-memory database with Lua application server
tarantool_1.9.1.26.g63eb81e3c-1.1_i386.deb In-memory database with a Lua application server
tardiff_0.1-5_all.deb Tarball comparison tool
tardy_1.25-1+b1_i386.deb post-processor for tar command