[Libreoffice] [PATCH] bsdtar works as fine as gnu tar

Nguyen Vu Hung vuhung16plus at gmail.com
Tue Feb 1 08:48:49 PST 2011

On Tue, Feb 1, 2011 at 4:26 PM, Baptiste Daroussin <bapt at freebsd.org> wrote:
> Hi,
> On FreeBSD we use bsdtar (libarchive) and from my testings it works
> great with libreoffice (no regression compared to gnu tar)
> here is an attempt to allow checking for both bsdtar and gnu tar in
> configure (against build git repository)
A person who tries to compile LibO *is* a programmer++.
So, to make things simple, let's force user having GNU tar, not BSD tar.

GNU tar can be installed on BSD as well as other non-Linux OSes.
I am use we don't want too much checking in configure.in in order to
make LibO support more platforms.

Best Regards,
Nguyen Hung Vu [aka: NVH] ( in Vietnamese: Nguyễn Vũ Hưng )
vuhung16plus{remove}@gmail.dot.com , YIM: vuhung16 , Skype: vuhung16plus

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