tar-bytestring: Reading, writing and manipulating ".tar" archive files.

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Fork of tar package, which currently breaks Unicode filepaths, by utilizing ByteString.Char8. This library is for working with ".tar" archive files. It can read and write a range of common variations of archive format including V7, POSIX USTAR and GNU formats.

It provides support for packing and unpacking portable archives. This makes it suitable for distribution but not backup because details like file ownership and exact permissions are not preserved.

It also provides features for random access to archive content using an index.


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Change log changelog.md
Dependencies array (<0.6), base (>=4.12 && <5), bytestring (>=0.10), containers (>=0.2 && <0.7), deepseq (>=1.1 && <1.5), hpath-directory (>=0.14 && <0.15), hpath-filepath (>=0.10.4 && <0.11), hpath-posix (>=0.13.1 && <0.14), safe-exceptions (>=0.1), semigroups (>=0.18 && <0.19), these (>=1.0.1), time (>=1.8), unbuildable (<0), unix, word8 [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Copyright 2007 Bjorn Bringert <bjorn@bringert.net> 2008-2016 Duncan Coutts <duncan@community.haskell.org> 2020 Julian Ospald <hasufell@posteo.de>
Author Duncan Coutts <duncan@community.haskell.org> Bjorn Bringert <bjorn@bringert.net>
Maintainer Julian Ospald <hasufell@posteo.de>
Revised Revision 1 made by maerwald at 2020-07-12T20:14:26Z
Category Codec
Bug tracker https://github.com/hasufell/tar-bytestring/issues
Source repo head: git clone https://github.com/hasufell/tar-bytestring.git
Uploaded by maerwald at 2020-04-07T15:33:21Z
Reverse Dependencies 2 direct, 0 indirect [details]
Downloads 2688 total (34 in the last 30 days)
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Status Docs available [build log]
Last success reported on 2020-04-07 [all 1 reports]