A GNU file archiving program


The GNU tar program saves many files together in one archive and can
restore individual files (or all of the files) from that archive. Tar
can also be used to add supplemental files to an archive and to update
or list files in the archive. Tar includes multivolume support,
automatic archive compression/decompression, the ability to perform
remote archives, and the ability to perform incremental and full

If you want to use tar for remote backups, you also need to install
the rmt package.
Website: http://www.gnu.org/software/tar/
License: GPLv3+
Vendor: Baruwa Enterprise Edition https://packages.baruwa.com/
Group: applications/archiving


tar-1.23-15.1.el6_10.x86_64 [809 KiB] Changelog by Andrew Colin Kissa (2023-03-25):
- FIX: CVE-2022-48303
tar-1.23-15.el6_8.x86_64 [809 KiB] Changelog by Petr Kubat (2016-06-14):
- fix error when compressing/listing large sparse files (#1334559)
- improve sparse mode in genfile for build-time-testsuite purposes
tar-1.23-14.el6.x86_64 [809 KiB] Changelog by Pavel Raiskup (2015-11-09):
- fix error while storing UID > 2^21 into posix format archive (rhbz#1247788)
- don't mistakenly set default ACLs (#1220891)