[Buildroot] [git commit] package/tar: add support for acl and xattr

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Mon Feb 2 08:25:22 UTC 2015

commit: http://git.buildroot.net/buildroot/commit/?id=6f5fdb6b2ebab928816e5fcd69f288d4fce5b75b
branch: http://git.buildroot.net/buildroot/commit/?id=refs/heads/master

If acl or attr is going to be installed, add support for them to tar.

[Thomas: explicitly disable acl and attr support when the
corresponding packages are not available.]

Signed-off-by: Maxim Mikityanskiy <maxtram95 at gmail.com>
Signed-off-by: Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com>
 package/tar/tar.mk |   14 ++++++++++++++
 1 files changed, 14 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/package/tar/tar.mk b/package/tar/tar.mk
index caaa5ad..2b47e33 100644
--- a/package/tar/tar.mk
+++ b/package/tar/tar.mk
@@ -19,6 +19,20 @@ TAR_DEPENDENCIES += busybox
+ifeq ($(BR2_PACKAGE_ACL),y)
+TAR_CONF_OPTS += --with-posix-acls
+TAR_CONF_OPTS += --without-posix-acls
+ifeq ($(BR2_PACKAGE_ATTR),y)
+TAR_CONF_OPTS += --with-xattrs
+TAR_CONF_OPTS += --without-xattrs
 $(eval $(autotools-package))
 # host-tar: use cpio.gz instead of tar.gz to prevent chicken-egg problem

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