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star Unique standard tape archiver with many enhancements
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Also Listed In: archivers
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star is the fastest known implementation of a tar archiver. star
development started 1982, development is still in progress. The
current version is stable.

Main advantages over other tar implementations:
	fifo			- Keeps the tape streaming.
	pattern matcher		- For a convenient user interface.
	sophisticated diff	- User tailorable interface for comparing tar 
				  archives against file trees.
	no namelen limitation	- Pathnames up to 1024 Bytes may be archived.
	deals with all 3 times	- Stores/restores all 3 times of a file.
	does not clobber files	- More recent copies on disk will not be 
				  clobbered from tape.
	automatic byte swap	- star automatically detects swapped archives.
	automatic format detect	- Automatically detects archive formats:
				  old tar, gnu tar, ansi tar, star.
	fully ansi compatible	- star is fully ANSI/Posix 1003.1 compatible.

WWW: http://www.fokus.gmd.de/research/cc/glone/employees/joerg.schilling/private/star.html

Author: Joerg Schilling <js@cs.tu-berlin.de>
Please mail bugs and suggestions to him.
SVNWeb : Homepage : PortsMon

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Build dependencies:
  1. gmake : devel/gmake
There are no ports dependent upon this port

Configuration Options
     No options to configure

Master Sites:
  1. ftp://ftp.FreeBSD.org/pub/FreeBSD/ports/distfiles/
  2. ftp://ftp.chg.ru/pub/Linux/sunsite/utils/compress/
  3. ftp://ftp.cs.tu-berlin.de/pub/linux/Mirrors/sunsite.unc.edu/utils/compress/
  4. ftp://ftp.cse.cuhk.edu.hk/pub4/Linux/utils/compress/
  5. ftp://ftp.dacom.co.kr/pub/mirrors/metalab.unc.edu/Linux/utils/compress/
  6. ftp://ftp.fokus.gmd.de/pub/unix/star/
  7. ftp://ftp.fu-berlin.de/unix/linux/mirrors/sunsite.unc.edu/utils/compress/
  8. ftp://ftp.funet.fi/pub/Linux/mirrors/metalab/utils/compress/
  9. ftp://ftp.icm.edu.pl/vol/rzm1/linux-sunsite/utils/compress/
  10. ftp://ftp.is.co.za/linux/sunsite/utils/compress/
  11. ftp://ftp.kddlabs.co.jp/Linux/metalab.unc.edu/utils/compress/
  12. ftp://ftp.kobe-u.ac.jp/pub/Linux/metalab.unc.edu/utils/compress/
  13. ftp://ftp.leidenuniv.nl/pub/linux/sunsite/utils/compress/
  14. ftp://ftp.lip6.fr/pub/linux/sunsite/utils/compress/
  15. ftp://ftp.man.poznan.pl/vols/vol1/sunsite/utils/compress/
  16. ftp://ftp.medasys-digital-systems.fr/pub1/linux/sunsite/utils/compress/
  17. ftp://ftp.nluug.nl/vol/3/metalab/utils/compress/
  18. ftp://ftp.nvg.ntnu.no/pub/mirrors/metalab.unc.edu/utils/compress/
  19. ftp://ftp.oit.unc.edu/pub/Linux/utils/compress/
  20. ftp://ftp.pku.edu.cn/pub/linux/utils/compress/
  21. ftp://ftp.rz.uni-karlsruhe.de/pub/mirror/ftp.uni-tuebingen.de/pub/linux/mirrors/ftp.metalab.unc.edu/pub/Linux/utils/compress/
  22. ftp://ftp.tuwien.ac.at/z3/opsys/linux/ibiblio/utils/compress/
  23. ftp://ftp.uni-bremen.de/pub/mirrors/sunsite/utils/compress/
  24. ftp://ftp.uni-jena.de/pub/linux/MIRROR.sunsite/utils/compress/
  25. ftp://ftp.uni-magdeburg.de/pub/mirror/linux/ftp.metalab.unc.edu/utils/compress/
  26. ftp://ftp.uni-stuttgart.de/pub/mirror/sunsite.unc.edu/pub/Linux/utils/compress/
  27. ftp://ftp.unicamp.br/pub/systems/Linux/utils/compress/
  28. ftp://ftp.uniovi.es/pub1/linux/utils/compress/
  29. ftp://ftp.univie.ac.at/systems/linux/metalab/utils/compress/
  30. ftp://ftp.uvsq.fr/pub5/linux/sunsite/utils/compress/
  31. ftp://metalab.unc.edu/pub/Linux/utils/compress/
  32. ftp://sunsite.cnlab-switch.ch/mirror/linux/sunsite/utils/compress/
  33. ftp://sunsite.doc.ic.ac.uk/packages/linux/sunsite.unc-mirror/utils/compress/
  34. ftp://sunsite.tus.ac.jp/pub/archives/linux/sunsite-unc/utils/compress/
  35. http://linux.dsi.internet2.edu/utils/compress/
  36. http://www.ibiblio.org/pub/Linux/utils/compress/

Number of commits found: 9

Commit History - (may be incomplete: see SVNWeb link above for full details)
DateByDescription
15 Jun 2002 21:22:25
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.3
kris search for other commits by this committer
Actually remove star after repo-copy.

Pointy hat to:  trevor
10 Jun 2002 07:58:16
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.3
trevor search for other commits by this committer
Add URL for home page.
08 Jun 2002 17:31:32
Original commit files touched by this commit  1.3
obrien search for other commits by this committer
To ports@freebsd.org.
15 Jan 2002 09:28:31
files touched by this commit
sobomax search for other commits by this committer
Remove empty files.    
04 May 2001 17:20:16
files touched by this commit
obrien search for other commits by this committer
Update to version 1.3.    
14 Apr 2001 03:19:33
files touched by this commit
obrien search for other commits by this committer
* Build with compilers other than cc:  egcs, ccc, ....   * Cosmetic:  Remove
useless subshell.    
07 Feb 2001 14:51:16
files touched by this commit
obrien search for other commits by this committer
Put back my editor hints that were removed w/o permission.   Note these are
*FULLY* Satoshi approved for the past 4 years.    
22 Nov 2000 00:57:34
files touched by this commit
obrien search for other commits by this committer
Add $FreeBSD$, which help me in problem reports.    
08 Oct 2000 07:23:57
files touched by this commit
asami search for other commits by this committer
Convert category sysutils to new layout.  

Number of commits found: 9

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