This is a post release of GNU tar 1.09 source code for NetBackup 7.6

Article:TECH210679  |  Created: 2013-09-18  |  Updated: 2014-01-20  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH210679
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This is a post release of GNU tar 1.09 source code for NetBackup 7.6


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You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with GNU Tar; see the file cl/tar/COPYING. If not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307, USA.
 

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Installation Instructions:
On the NetBackup client that will be using the resulting compiled version of GNU tar, it is necessary to perform the following steps:
 

1. Put the deliverable in the /tmp/gnu_tar directory:
 

cd /tmp
 

mkdir gnu_tar
 

cd gnu_tar
 

Obtain tar-1.09.NBU_210679.tar.gz
 

2. Uncompress the deliverable:
 

gunzip tar-1.09.NBU_210679.tar.gz
 

3. Extract the GNU tar 1.09 source code:
 

tar xvf tar-1.09.NBU_210679.tar
 

4. Build the tar binary that matches your NetBackup client:
 

cd cl/tar
 

cd <client_type>
 

where <client_type> is the platform that matches your NetBackup client (for example, hp11.11).
 

make
 

Refer to /tmp/gnu_tar/cl/tar/README.Symantec for more information.
 

 

 

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