Package libtar-devel

Development files for libtar

The libtar-devel package contains libraries and header files for
developing applications that use libtar.

Library Functions
Library Function Description
libtar_hash_new hash table routines
libtar_list_new linked list routines
tar_append_file append data to tar archives
tar_block_read macros to call read and write functions for the correct tar archive type
tar_extract_all high-level tar archive manipulation functions
tar_extract_file extract files from a tar archive
tar_open access a tar archive via a handle
th_get_pathname extract individual fields of a tar header
th_print_long_ls print out information about a tar file header
th_read read and write a file header block from a tar archive
th_set_from_stat set fields of a tar file header