[Gllug] Tarball GUI

Nix nix at esperi.org.uk
Sat Jun 21 12:02:35 UTC 2008

On 20 Jun 2008, John G. Walker spake thusly:
> On Thu, 19 Jun 2008 11:07:46 +0100 John G Walker
> <johngeoffreywalker at yahoo.co.uk> wrote:
>> However, I now find that, whether I use Konqueror or Ark, only some of
>> the files are shown. A command line listing of the tarball shows that
>> the files are present in the backup, but I can't seem to get at them
>> via a GUI.
> No one know?

I'd need to dig into the code.

Really I'd need a testcase: i.e. a tarball which shows these symptoms. I
use ark 2.6.4 all the time and have never seen this, but that means
little: tar files are really badly specified, and there are lots of
tarballs that only a few tar programs can read.

`If you are having a "ua luea luea le ua le" kind of day, I can only
 assume that you are doing no work due [to] incapacitating nausea caused 
 by numerous lazy demons.' --- Frossie
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