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    SubjectRe: The argument for fs assistance in handling archives (was: silent semantic changes with reiser4)
    Hi!

    > > Thirdly, you must be referring to the Gnome versions of Bash, Make,
    > > GCC, coreutils and Perl which I haven't found. Perhaps we have a
    > > different idea of what "supports this" means :)
    >
    > Please don't tell me that we have expectations to run make from within a
    > tar file. This is getting silly. tar does a pretty good job of
    > extracting files into real directories, and putting them back into an
    > archive. I don't see a need to teach the kernel how to deal with
    > compound files when user space can do it very easily.

    Actually its not easy. User has to manually extract it and manually
    delete it when he's done. Not nice.
    Pavel
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