Bug 4660

Summary: interactive restore does not create nested directories
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Richard Keech <rkeech>
Component: dumpAssignee: Preston Brown <pbrown>
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Version: 6.0CC: hebert, rkeech
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Description Richard Keech 1999-08-23 05:45:13 UTC
restore works OK except when adding
entries to the extraction lisk which require
directories to be created at multiple levels.
restore -ivf $TAPE
restore> cd kernel/updates
restore> add file
bad name to addentry ../kernel/updates
abort ? [yn] y
it is as if restore is calling mkdir rather
than mkdir -p when creating directories.

Comment 1 Preston Brown 2000-06-27 16:15:51 UTC
should be fixed in the current (6.2) release.