tar source package in Xenial

tar: No summary available for tar in ubuntu vivid.
tar-scripts: optional scripts for GNU version of the tar archiving utility

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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.

Download files from current release (1.28-2.1ubuntu0.1)

File Size SHA-256 Checksum
tar_1.28.orig.tar.xz 1.7 MiB 6da98f52fc469754dbde475c861581036ff2c83a1ef4f7250292935139f587d9
tar_1.28-2.1ubuntu0.1.debian.tar.xz 36.0 KiB 1933bd564d70d3d0cf085291969af36b2461265270be25f3819cc033f72c1ac6
tar_1.28-2.1ubuntu0.1.dsc 2.0 KiB b4ed109da748b893bfb036dd81251156181573659b35e506e5c8bc8c7c155fd4

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