[Dev] Smack aware softwares

José Bollo jose.bollo at eurogiciel.fr
Thu Dec 12 16:59:24 GMT 2013


On gio, 2013-12-12 at 16:29 +0000, Schaufler, Casey wrote:
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> Extended attribute support for tar has been an issue since (I am not kidding) 1987.
> There are lots of ways to accomplish adding xattrs to the tar format, but none
> has been deemed acceptable by the community.

Very interesting. Maybe an other archiver should be used when extended
attributes have to be kept. Do you have and idea?





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