tar package in Ubuntu

tar: GNU version of the tar archiving utility
tar-dbgsym: debug symbols for tar
tar-scripts: optional scripts for GNU version of the tar archiving utility

This package has 20 new bugs and 0 open questions.

Package information

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Upstream connections

The GNU ProjectGNU tarhead

GNU `tar' saves many files together into a single tape or disk archive, and can restore individual files from the archive

Bug supervisor: no
Bug tracker: no
Branch: yes
Translations: no

There are no registered releases for the GNU tar ⇒ head.

The Hirsute Hippo (active development)
1.32+dfsg-1 release (main) 2020-11-28
The Groovy Gorilla (current stable release)
1.30+dfsg-7 release (main) 2020-04-24
1.30+dfsg-7ubuntu0.20.10.1 security, updates (main) 2021-01-13
The Focal Fossa (supported)
1.30+dfsg-7 release (main) 2020-03-25
1.30+dfsg-7ubuntu0.20.04.1 security, updates (main) 2021-01-13
The Bionic Beaver (supported)
1.29b-2 release (main) 2017-10-24
1.29b-2ubuntu0.2 security, updates (main) 2021-01-13
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
1.28-2.1 release (main) 2015-11-11
1.28-2.1ubuntu0.2 security, updates (main) 2021-01-13
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
1.27.1-1 release (main) 2014-02-04
1.27.1-1ubuntu0.1 security, updates (main) 2016-11-21
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
1.26-4ubuntu1.1 security, updates (main) 2016-11-21
1.26-4ubuntu1 release (main) 2012-03-31