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* tar: (tar).			Making tape (or disk) archives.

   This file documents GNU `tar', a utility used to store, backup, and
transport files.

   Copyright (C) 1992, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1999 Free Software
Foundation, Inc.

   Permission is granted to make and distribute verbatim copies of this
manual provided the copyright notice and this permission notice are
preserved on all copies.

   Permission is granted to copy and distribute modified versions of
this manual under the conditions for verbatim copying, provided that
the entire resulting derived work is distributed under the terms of a
permission notice identical to this one.

   Permission is granted to copy and distribute translations of this
manual into another language, under the above conditions for modified
versions, except that this permission notice may be stated in a
translation approved by the Foundation.

   This file documents GNU `tar', which is a utility used to store,
backup, and transport files.  `tar' is a tape (or disk) archiver.  This
manual documents the release 1.13.

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Node: Book Contents8238
Node: Definitions10433
Node: What tar Does12227
Node: Naming tar Archives14987
Node: posix compliance15711
Node: Authors16674
Node: Reports18104
Node: Tutorial18351
Node: assumptions19163
Node: stylistic conventions21658
Node: basic tar options22278
Node: frequent operations25912
Node: Two Frequent Options26558
Node: file tutorial27184
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Node: create30384
Node: prepare for examples31880
Node: Creating the archive33597
Node: create verbose36362
Node: short create37174
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Node: list42704
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Node: extract46288
Node: extracting archives47451
Node: extracting files47948
Node: extract dir49886
Node: failing commands51797
Node: going further52855
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Node: Synopsis54501
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Node: Operations101147
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Node: append103527
Node: appending files106092
Node: multiple107872
Node: update110260
Node: how to update111262
Node: concatenate113048
Node: delete116379
Node: compare118361
Node: extract options120006
Node: Reading120910
Node: read full records122535
Node: Ignore Zeros122887
Node: Ignore Failed Read123924
Node: Writing124129
Node: Prevention Overwriting124540
Node: Keep Old Files127024
Node: Unlink First127548
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Node: Setting Access Permissions129856
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Node: Scarce131755
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Node: backup133672
Node: Applications137427
Node: looking ahead138684
Node: Backups139501
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Node: backup-specs example159205
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