[tex-live] subversion config files
George N. White III
gnwiii at gmail.com
Fri Feb 27 15:17:35 CET 2009
On Fri, Feb 27, 2009 at 9:43 AM, Vladimir Volovich <vvv at vsu.ru> wrote:
> "LM" == Lars Madsen writes:
> >> Good hint. ... I believe I know where it comes from... no, I am
> >> REALLY sure....
> >> It was the bug fix that some tars cannot handle long lists of
> >> files, so we collapsed directories, but now that includes also
> >> the .svn dirs.
> hm - was it a workaround for TAR on host which creates TL packages?
> aren't you under control which tar is installed there?
I suspect it was not tar but shell command-line limits that restrict
use of long lists of files.
George N. White III <aa056 at chebucto.ns.ca>
Head of St. Margarets Bay, Nova Scotia
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