[rescue] Oracle making just a little harder to keep old machines in use
pat at computer-refuge.org
Mon May 10 13:04:45 CDT 2010
On Monday 10 May 2010, der Mouse wrote:
> > It does have the merit of creating archives that are very portable.
> Significantly less so if you use GNU-tar-specific features such as
> incremental mode. Possibly no worse than dump, though, and, if
> you're using Linux, quite possibly not enough so to matter.
Are you saying that I can run the same version of dump or restore the
same dump archive on...
... and every other platform that GNU tar can compile and run on?
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