smbclient creates bad tar files

Richard Sharpe sharpe at
Sat Aug 12 06:06:12 GMT 2000

At 02:53 AM 8/12/00 -0400, John Larsen wrote:
>Another interesting note. I just discovered that if I gzip the tar then
>that tar it cleans it up and works fine.
>definatly something in the smbclient.

Well, I am not so sure of that yet.  What command did you use to create the
tar file from Windows?

How big were the files?

Richard Sharpe, sharpe at
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