Re: [dev] a

From: Michael Forney <>
Date: Thu, 2 Feb 2017 12:33:52 -0800

On 2/2/17, willy <> wrote:
> At this point, I'm not sure where to look at, or even if the bug
> really lies in tar and not in bzip2.
> I checked the size (both octal and converted) and the value is good. So
> I'm not sure why the headers are not well read.
> In the case of the archive above, the error occurs on the last entry,
> but depending on the archives, it can occur on the second entry or in
> the middle, there's no rule.
> I hope my example are clear to define what the issue is. Would anyone
> have an idea?

It's a tar bug. See
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