r2201 - jhalfs/branches/0.2

Jeremy Huntwork jhuntwork at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri Nov 25 09:47:05 PST 2005


M.Canales.es wrote:

> info tar
> 
> `--strip-path=NUMBER'
>      Strip given NUMBER of leading components from file names before
>      extraction. For example, if archive `archive.tar' contained
>      `/some/file/name', then running
> 
>           tar --extract --file archive.tar --strip-path=2
> 
>      would extracted this file to file `name'.

Ahh. :)

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JH



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