Bug 847881 - RFE: allow extra arguments (like --exclude) to tar-out
RFE: allow extra arguments (like --exclude) to tar-out
Product: Virtualization Tools
Classification: Community
Component: libguestfs (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Richard W.M. Jones
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Reported: 2012-08-13 17:56 EDT by Andy Lutomirski
Modified: 2012-08-14 12:56 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-08-14 12:56:51 EDT
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Description Andy Lutomirski 2012-08-13 17:56:19 EDT
I'd like to be able to exclude certain files from tarballs.  Can tar-out gain this feature?
Comment 1 Richard W.M. Jones 2012-08-13 17:59:55 EDT
See note here:
Comment 2 Richard W.M. Jones 2012-08-14 10:52:06 EDT
Patches posted:
Comment 3 Richard W.M. Jones 2012-08-14 12:56:51 EDT
I pushed a less broken version of this patch upstream
in libguestfs 1.19.30.

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