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RE: [SLUG] excluding a directory using TAR.
- To: 'Alister Waller' <alister@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
- Subject: RE: [SLUG] excluding a directory using TAR.
- From: George Vieira <georgev@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu Oct 5 20:10:07 2000
Unfortunately I tried the same and could only include from a file list using
the -T switch (I think it's -T).
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Alister Waller [mailto:alister@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]
> Sent: Thursday, October 05, 2000 5:59 PM
> To: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [SLUG] excluding a directory using TAR.
> I wish to do a backup using TAR but want to exclude a directory, is there
> a way to do this??
> Could only find an option to exclude a file in man tar.
> Alister Waller (B. Comp)
> Technical Consultant - Roadtech Systems Ltd
> Phone: 02 98073516 Fax: 02 98085294