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Re: files in install tarballs
- To: misc_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
- Subject: Re: files in install tarballs
- From: Jacob Meuser <jakemsr_(_at_)_clipper_(_dot_)_net>
- Date: Tue, 1 May 2001 17:00:35 -0700
On Tue, May 01, 2001 at 07:25:21PM -0400, STeve Andre' wrote:
> Even easier and faster:
> tar tvfz comp29.tgz > comp29.txt
> The -z flag is the equivalent of doing a gzip compress or uncompress
> depending on what you are doing. Do a man tar for all the details.
> --STeve Andre'
Yes, I was doing this, and then like a frieght train it hit me --
just make the patches from the differences in the tarballs, not the
Thanks for everyone's suggestions.