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TAR does not have enough EOF blocks #13

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dsoprea opened this Issue Aug 22, 2013 · 0 comments

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dsoprea commented Aug 22, 2013

WriteEofBlock() only writes one empty record to represent EOF. Wikipedia's entry (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tar_(computing)) states the following:

The end of an archive is marked by at least two consecutive zero-filled records.

As a result, these TARs may experience compatibility problems.

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