tar-scripts - optional scripts for GNU version of the tar archiving utility

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name tar-scripts
Package version 1.28
Package release 2.1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 49 B
Download size 10.56 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
This package provides the backup, restore, backup.sh, and dump-remind
scripts that are mentioned in the tar documentation.


Package Version Architecture Repository
tar-scripts_1.28-2.1ubuntu0.1_amd64.deb 1.28 amd64 Ubuntu Updates Universe
tar-scripts_1.28-2.1ubuntu0.1_i386.deb 1.28 i386 Ubuntu Updates Universe
tar-scripts_1.28-2.1_amd64.deb 1.28 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
tar-scripts - - -


Name Value
dump -
openafs-client -


Type URL
Binary Package tar-scripts_1.28-2.1_i386.deb
Source Package tar

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install tar-scripts deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install tar-scripts




2015-11-04 - Gianfranco Costamagna <locutusofborg@debian.org>
tar (1.28-2.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
[ Gianfranco Costamagna ]
* Disable silent rules, to have more verbose builds.
* Fix missing MAKEFLAGS in $(MAKE) call, preventing parallel builds.
[ Marc Deslauriers ]
* debian/patches/use-sort-in-t-dir-tests.diff: upstream patch to fix
test sort order (Closes: #803012)
2015-09-28 - Bdale Garbee <bdale@gag.com>
tar (1.28-2) unstable; urgency=low
* patch from upstream to fix --files-from and recursive extract,
closes: #800380
2015-08-23 - Bdale Garbee <bdale@gag.com>
tar (1.28-1) unstable; urgency=low
* new upstream version
* patch from Reiner Herrman that sets timestamp in generated manpage to 
latest changelog date to make building the package reproducible, 
closes: #774463
* patch from Lunar adding --clamp-mtime option for reproducible builds,
closes: #790415
2014-03-22 - Bdale Garbee <bdale@gag.com>
tar (1.27.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* patch from David Gilman adds watch file with signature verification, 
closes: #742351
* patch from David Gilman fixes problem with multi-line descriptions,
closes: #593149
2014-02-03 - Bdale Garbee <bdale@gag.com>
tar (1.27.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* new upstream version
2013-12-14 - Bdale Garbee <bdale@gag.com>
tar (1.27-4) unstable; urgency=low
* add ACL, XATTR, and SELinux support by augmenting build-deps so the
configure will find the right libraries, closes: #732071
2013-11-03 - Bdale Garbee <bdale@gag.com>
tar (1.27-3) unstable; urgency=low
* patch from Joey Hess to allow tar to replicate 1.26 output on behalf
of pristine-tar, closes: #728025
* honor DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS parallel=<n>, honor dpkg-buildflags in build
target in addition to configure target, closes: #727196
* lower mime priority to 1 so interactive packages using the default
priority of 5 win, closes: #727303
2013-10-22 - Bdale Garbee <bdale@gag.com>
tar (1.27-2) unstable; urgency=low
* claim support for mime type application/x-ustar too, and no longer
explicitly mention decompression, closes: #727159
2013-10-15 - Bdale Garbee <bdale@gag.com>
tar (1.27-1) unstable; urgency=low
* new upstream version
* prefix backup and restore scripts with tar- to avoid conflicts with
other packages like openafs-client, closes: #724064, #724240
* move "libexec" content in tar-scripts to /usr/lib/tar, closes: #724238
2013-09-22 - Bdale Garbee <bdale@gag.com>
tar (1.26+dfsg-10) unstable; urgency=low
* tar-scripts should be optional, not required

See Also

Package Description
tar-split_0.9.10-1_i386.deb tar archive assembly/disassembly
tarantool-common_1.6.7.588.g76bbd9c-1build1_all.deb Tarantool in-memory database - common files
tarantool-dev_1.6.7.588.g76bbd9c-1build1_i386.deb Tarantool in-memory database - development headers
tarantool-lts-client_1.5.5-18-g2998d20-1ubuntu1_i386.deb Tarantool in-memory database - command line client
tarantool-lts-common_1.5.5-18-g2998d20-1ubuntu1_all.deb Tarantool in-memory database - common files
tarantool-lts-dev_1.5.5-18-g2998d20-1ubuntu1_i386.deb Tarantool in-memory database - development headers
tarantool-lts-modules_1.5.5-18-g2998d20-1ubuntu1_i386.deb Tarantool in-memory database - all plug-ins bundle
tarantool-lts-mysql-module_1.5.5-18-g2998d20-1ubuntu1_i386.deb Tarantool in-memory database - MySQL connector
tarantool-lts-postgresql-module_1.5.5-18-g2998d20-1ubuntu1_i386.deb Tarantool in-memory database - PostgreSQL connector
tarantool-lts-sophia-module_1.5.5-18-g2998d20-1ubuntu1_i386.deb Tarantool in-memory database - sophia bindings
tarantool-lts_1.5.5-18-g2998d20-1ubuntu1_i386.deb In-memory database with Lua application server
tarantool_1.6.7.588.g76bbd9c-1build1_i386.deb In-memory database with a Lua application server
tardiff_0.1-4_all.deb Tarball comparison tool
tardy_1.25-1build1_i386.deb post-processor for tar command
targetcli_3.0~pre4.1~ga55d018-2_all.deb administration tool for managing LIO core target