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Exclude .svn, .git and other VCS junk for a pristine tarball

Terminal - Exclude .svn, .git and other VCS junk for a pristine tarball
tar --exclude-vcs -cf src.tar src/
2010-01-20 10:16:17
User: hendry
Functions: tar
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Exclude .svn, .git and other VCS junk for a pristine tarball

~$ tar --version

tar (GNU tar) 1.20

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better than svn-export :-)

Comment by DrAzraelTod 288 weeks and 3 days ago

I like this. I didn't know --exclude-vcs existed.

Comment by kaedenn 288 weeks and 2 days ago

That's one of those smack-your-forehead moments right there, that is. Excellent!

Comment by spaceyjase 287 weeks and 6 days ago

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