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Re: tar error on device node /dev/ptmx
Lott, Jeremiah wrote:
I'm having a problem extracting a tar that contains the device node
/dev/ptmx (character device 5,2). Tar creates the file, then segfaults.
I originally detected this with a rather large tar created on a linux
machine. However, this can be re-produced entirely on cygwin as in the
following transcript. Other device nodes seem to work OK.
Ask your cube-mate Chris about it. ;-)
More seriously, did you try the same with a snapshot?
Larry Hall http://www.rfk.com
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