+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #591155 +++
virt-tar -u gives an obscure error if the archive is compressed.
Patches posted upstream to improve the error messages:
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 14 development cycle.
Changing version to '14'.
More information and reason for this action is here:
This bug should be in the Virtualization Tools product.