When using tar I always include -f in the parameters but I have no idea why. I looked up the man and it said; -f, --file [HOSTNAME:]F use archive file or device F (default "-", meaning ...
When using the tar utility to store files in backups one loses the extended ACLs. Is there some commonly used and not hackish solution (like: create a script that will recrate the ACLs from scratch) ...
I am using the tar -xvf command and it is taking the explicit path. However, the path is full. Example: tar -xvf 13.2.tar It is taking the path of /mnt folder. The / folder is full. How can I tar ...