a tar -like program written in perl
Header "SYNOPSIS" 5 ptar -c [ -v] [ -z] [ -C] [ -f ARCHIVE_FILE | -] FILE FILE ... ptar -c [ -v] [ -z] [ -C] [ -T index | -] [ -f ARCHIVE_FILE | -] ptar -x [ -v] [ -z] [ -f ARCHIVE_FILE | -] ptar -t [ -z] [ -f ARCHIVE_FILE | -] ptar -h
Header "DESCRIPTION" ptar is a small, tar look-alike program that uses the perl module Archive::Tar to extract, create and list tar archives.
Header "OPTIONS" 9 c Create ARCHIVE_FILE or STDOUT ( -) from FILE x Extract from ARCHIVE_FILE or STDIN ( -) t List the contents of ARCHIVE_FILE or STDIN ( -) f Name of the ARCHIVE_FILE to use. Default is (Aq./default.tar (Aq z Read/Write zlib compressed ARCHIVE_FILE (not always available) v Print filenames as they are added or extracted from ARCHIVE_FILE h Prints this help message C CPAN mode -drop 022 from permissions T get names to create from file
Header "SEE ALSO" tar(1), Archive::Tar.