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Old 03-20-2002
Question delete a file from an existing Solaris tar

How can I delete a file from an existing Solaris tar file ? (not gtar)
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Old 03-20-2002
You can not delete an file from the existing tar file. Read manual of tar (man tar).
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Old 03-20-2002
You can untar the package and then remove the file and retar...this will acheive the result.

tar -xvf ......
rm xxxxxx
tar -cvf .....
 

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