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    SubjectRe: 2.0.30+: "local" or why doesn't tar -l and cp -x work?
    > I want to NOT include /proc when I am using tar to back things up, but
    > specifying the -l switch still will backup every mounted filesystem.
    > What is wrong with both tar and cp, or libc, or with the kernel such that
    > this doesn't work?

    It works fine for me:
    tar -lvcf /dev/null /
    won't touch /proc or any other mounted file system.
    tar is 1.11.8
    Linux is 2.1.36
    libc is glibc 2.0.2


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