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    • Type: Wish Wish
    • Status: Open Open
    • Priority: Major Major
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: 2.2-beta-2
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: None
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    • Environment:
      linux, ubuntu
    • Patch Submitted:
      Yes
    • Number of attachments :
      2

      Description

      i need to buid archives ( tar for example ) with symbolic links

      the plugin build an archive with a file containing the destination of the link, not the link itself

      => the plugin need an option to know if deferencement of links is needed
      this is just like -h option of tar
      -h, --dereference
      don't dump symlinks; dump the files they point to

      actually, if you do an archive of /lib, for example, many file will be in double with différent names. extract of archive will not be the exactly the same as the source of the archive. => this is a test !

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              Reporter:
              Godet Gilles
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