[openssl-users] Error in untarring FIPS 2.0.9 file
matt at openssl.org
Tue Jan 13 13:16:02 UTC 2015
On 13/01/15 00:51, jonetsu at teksavvy.com wrote:
> There is an untarring error with file. Here are the details.
> File size:
> 1425056 Jan 4 18:50 openssl-fips-2.0.9.tar.gz
> md5sum test OK with:
> The error:
> % tar xvfz openssl-fips-2.0.9.tar.gz
> tar: A lone zero block at 14880
> Is there something wrong with the archive ?
"Recent versions of GNU tar expect a pair of zero blocks at the end of
the file by default. If GNU tar encounters a lone zero block, even at
the end, this is interpreted by GNU tar as a bad archive."
if you use:
tar ixvfz openssl-fips-2.0.9.tar.gz
the problem goes away.
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