libtar - C library for manipulating tar files

Property Value
Distribution Mageia Cauldron
Repository Mageia Core i586
Package name libtar
Package version 1.2.20
Package release 7.mga6
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Installed size 10.62 KB
Download size 12.43 KB
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libtar is a library for manipulating tar files from within C programs.
Here are some of its features:
* Handles both POSIX tar file format and the GNU extensions.
* API provides functions for easy use, such as tar_extract_all().
* Also provides functions for more granular use, such as


Package Version Architecture Repository
libtar-1.2.20-7.mga6.x86_64.rpm 1.2.20 x86_64 Mageia Core
libtar - - -


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Name Value
libtar == 1.2.20-7.mga6
libtar(x86-32) == 1.2.20-7.mga6


Type URL
Binary Package libtar-1.2.20-7.mga6.i586.rpm
Source Package libtar-1.2.20-7.mga6.src.rpm

Install Howto

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




2016-02-11 - umeabot <umeabot> 1.2.20-7.mga6
+ Revision: 955675
- Mageia 6 Mass Rebuild
2015-10-20 - daviddavid <daviddavid> 1.2.20-6.mga6
+ Revision: 892965
- do not strip debug files (fix build with latest rpm)
2014-10-15 - umeabot <umeabot> 1.2.20-5.mga5
+ Revision: 740087
- Second Mageia 5 Mass Rebuild
2014-09-16 - umeabot <umeabot> 1.2.20-4.mga5
+ Revision: 681807
- Mageia 5 Mass Rebuild
+ oden <oden>
- fix deps
2014-02-19 - luigiwalser <luigiwalser> 1.2.20-3.mga5
+ Revision: 594899
- rediff patch from debian to fix CVE-2013-4420
2013-10-21 - umeabot <umeabot> 1.2.20-2.mga4
+ Revision: 540965
- Mageia 4 Mass Rebuild
2013-10-10 - oden <oden> 1.2.20-1.mga4
+ Revision: 494620
- 1.2.20 (fixes CVE-2013-4397)

See Also

Package Description
libtar-devel-1.2.20-7.mga6.i586.rpm Development files and headers for libtar
libtar0-1.2.20-7.mga6.i586.rpm Shared library for libtar
libtaskmanager5-5.13.4-1.mga7.i586.rpm KF 5 application workspace components
libtasn1-devel-4.13-1.mga7.i586.rpm The ASN.1 development files
libtasn1-tools-4.13-1.mga7.i586.rpm Command line ASN.1 tools
libtasn1_6-4.13-1.mga7.i586.rpm The ASN.1 library used in GNUTLS
libtbb-devel-2018.5-1.mga7.i586.rpm The Threading Building Blocks C++ headers and shared development libraries
libtbb2-2018.5-1.mga7.i586.rpm Library to abstract low-level threading details
libtcb-devel-1.1-8.mga7.i586.rpm Libraries and header files for building tcb-aware applications
libtcb0-1.1-8.mga7.i586.rpm Libraries and tools implementing the tcb password shadowing scheme
libtcl-devel-8.6.8-2.mga7.i586.rpm Tcl scripting language development environment
libtcl8.6-8.6.8-2.mga7.i586.rpm Shared libraries for tcl
libtclmatrix10-5.13.0-10.mga7.i586.rpm Tcl Matrix extension library for PLplot
libtclx-devel-8.4.1-10.mga7.i586.rpm Development files for tclx
libtclx8.4.1-8.4.1-10.mga7.i586.rpm Shared libraries for tclx