Package perl-Archive-Tar

A module for Perl manipulation of .tar files

Archive::Tar provides an object oriented mechanism for handling tar
files. It provides class methods for quick and easy files handling
while also allowing for the creation of tar file objects for custom
manipulation. If you have the IO::Zlib module installed, Archive::Tar
will also support compressed or gzipped tar files.

General Commands
Command Description
ptar a tar-like program written in perl
ptardiff program that diffs an extracted archive against an unextracted one
ptargrep Apply pattern matching to the contents of files in a tar archive