cpio not gnu compliant

Tom "spot" Callaway tcallawa at redhat.com
Tue Aug 7 18:09:56 UTC 2007

On Tue, 2007-08-07 at 12:58 -0500, Mike Cronenworth wrote:
> Why is the Red Hat cpio package heavily modified from the GNU cpio
> package?

To be fair, it's not heavily modified. The only change is the -c option.
This has been changed since Tue Jun 30 1998.

If you wish guarantee the old portable (ASCII) archive format, use -H
odc instead.


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