lfs done, backup?

Bryan Breen Bryan.C.Breen.1 at gsfc.nasa.gov
Thu Nov 21 17:49:44 PST 2002

>This will always work, assuming you have bzip2:
>tar cf lfs.tar $LFS && bzip2 lfs.tar
>There's also some way of doing it all in one command (without &&), but I
>remember the syntax.

I think you could get this to work with the following command line that
will skip the step of making the intermediate lfs.tar file (saving you some
space prior to the final compression):

tar cf - $LFS | bzip2 -c > lfs.tar.bz2

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