[BusyBox 0004854]: cannot unpack lynx on arm

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Thu Sep 11 09:04:16 UTC 2008


The following issue has been CLOSED 
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http://busybox.net/bugs/view.php?id=4854 
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Reported By:                hariseldon78
Assigned To:                BusyBox
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Project:                    BusyBox
Issue ID:                   4854
Category:                   Other
Reproducibility:            always
Severity:                   major
Priority:                   normal
Status:                     closed
Resolution:                 open
Fixed in Version:           
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Date Submitted:             09-09-2008 06:47 PDT
Last Modified:              09-11-2008 02:04 PDT
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Summary:                    cannot unpack lynx on arm
Description: 
the command 

busybox tar xvzf lynx2.8.6rel.5.tar    

give this error:

tar: corrupted octal value in tar header

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 vda - 09-10-08 06:52  
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Enable FEATURE_TAR_OLDGNU_COMPATIBILITY in your .config

If you are curious, the check is in
archival/libunarchive/get_header_tar.c:

        if (*str && (!ENABLE_FEATURE_TAR_OLDGNU_COMPATIBILITY || *str != '
'))
                bb_error_msg_and_die("corrupted octal value in tar
header");
        return v;

 

Issue History 
Date Modified   Username       Field                    Change               
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09-09-08 06:47  hariseldon78   New Issue                                    
09-09-08 06:47  hariseldon78   Status                   new => assigned     
09-09-08 06:47  hariseldon78   Assigned To               => BusyBox         
09-10-08 06:50  vda            Note Added: 0011324                          
09-10-08 06:52  vda            Note Edited: 0011324                         
09-11-08 02:04  vda            Status                   assigned => closed  
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