Read and write tape archive files (BSD)


List:    bsdtar -tf archive-filename
Extract: bsdtar -xf archive-filename
Create:  bsdtar -cf archive-filename [filenames...]
Help:    bsdtar --help

Runs on:

QNX Neutrino


Create an archive.
-f archive-filename
The name of the archive file.
Display a short help message.
List the contents of the archive.
Extract the contents of the archive.


The bsdtar utility reads and writes archive files.

Contributing author:

Tim Kientzle

See also:

bzip2, cpio, gzip, pax, tar

Backing Up and Recovering Data in the Neutrino User's Guide