star - An archiving tool with ACL support

Property Value
Distribution Mageia 6.1
Repository Mageia Core x86_64
Package filename star-1.5.3-4.mga6.x86_64.rpm
Package name star
Package version 1.5.3
Package release 4.mga6
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Category Archiving/Backup
Homepage -
License GPLv2+ LGPLv2+ CDDL
Maintainer -
Download size 289.42 KB
Installed size 727.99 KB
Star supports several tar archive formats (including ustar,
GNU tar and new POSIX format). It's faster than other tar
implementations due to advanced buffering.
Star is also the only tar implementation under Linux capable
of archiving Access Control Lists.


Package Version Architecture Repository
star-1.5.3-4.mga6.i586.rpm 1.5.3 i586 Mageia Core
star - - -


Name Value - - - - - - - - - -


Name Value
star == 1.5.3-4.mga6
star(x86-64) == 1.5.3-4.mga6


Type URL
Binary Package star-1.5.3-4.mga6.x86_64.rpm
Source Package star-1.5.3-4.mga6.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable Mageia Core repository on Install and Remove Software
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install star rpm package:
    # urpmi star




2016-02-05 - umeabot <umeabot> 1.5.3-4.mga6
+ Revision: 938542
- Mageia 6 Mass Rebuild
2014-10-15 - umeabot <umeabot> 1.5.3-3.mga5
+ Revision: 741937
- Second Mageia 5 Mass Rebuild
2014-09-16 - umeabot <umeabot> 1.5.3-2.mga5
+ Revision: 689336
- Mageia 5 Mass Rebuild
2014-08-11 - bcornec <bcornec> 1.5.3-1.mga5
+ Revision: 661851
- Update to upstream star 1.5.3
2014-07-02 - bcornec <bcornec> 1.5.2-2.mga5
+ Revision: 642290
- Fix i386 build for dyn libs which weren't installed at the right place + include /etc/default files
- Fix an installation issue on build system due to the lack of definition of the INS_RBASE variable
- Remove any rmt related file (rmt conflicts)
- libs are not installed in the right place by default for x86_64 so check and move them
- pass install params tat build time also to improve /etc/default issue
- Update star to upstream 1.5.2
+ umeabot <umeabot>
- Mageia 4 Mass Rebuild
2013-07-23 - bcornec <bcornec> 1.5a89-3.mga4
+ Revision: 457411
- Solve a dependency issue preventing star installation with mga3 and later (rmt binary conflicting with the rmt package)

See Also

Package Description
star-devel-1.5.3-4.mga6.x86_64.rpm An archiving tool with ACL devel support
stardict-3.0.6-3.mga6.x86_64.rpm International dictionary written for GNOME
stardict-dalf-rus-rus-2.4.2-4.mga6.noarch.rpm Dal's Russian Dictionary The Devil's Dictionary for StarDict 2 Elements database for StarDict 2 U.S. Gazetteer for StarDict 2 GCIDE english dictionray for StarDict 2 Hitchcock's Bible Names for StarDict 2 WordNet for StarDict 2 CIA World Factbook for StarDict 2
stardict-freedict-afr-deu-2.4.2-14.mga6.noarch.rpm Afrikaans -> German Freedict dictionary for StarDict 2
stardict-freedict-afr-eng-2.4.2-14.mga6.noarch.rpm Afrikaans -> English Freedict dictionary for StarDict 2
stardict-freedict-cze-eng-2.4.2-14.mga6.noarch.rpm Czech -> English Freedict dictionary for StarDict 2
stardict-freedict-dan-eng-2.4.2-14.mga6.noarch.rpm Danish -> English Freedict dictionary for StarDict 2
stardict-freedict-deu-eng-2.4.2-14.mga6.noarch.rpm German -> English Freedict dictionary for StarDict 2