Bug 28915 - tar man page and tar usage disagree about -I
tar man page and tar usage disagree about -I
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: tar (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Bernhard Rosenkraenzer
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2001-02-22 15:10 EST by David Lawrence
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:31 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-02-22 15:10:26 EST
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Description Derek Tattersall 2001-02-22 15:10:22 EST
The command line option -I appears to be aliased to -j according to the
usage message from tar, but it means the name of a file of names to be
tarred up according to the man page.  The two sources should agree.
Comment 1 Bernhard Rosenkraenzer 2001-02-22 15:39:16 EST
Fixed in 1.13.19-2

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