[its-hackers] Source code wanted: OARCDV

Eric Swenson eric at swenson.org
Thu Nov 10 16:14:47 CET 2016

What was that archive? Is it in the public distribution? I ask because I successfully listed contents of all arN files I could locate on my system (which has quite a few more directories than the PI/MD distribution).

-- Eric

> On Nov 10, 2016, at 07:04, Lars Brinkhoff <lars at nocrew.org> wrote:
> Alfred M. Szmidt wrote:
>>   I have a binary called DEVICE; OARCDV BIN.  Apparently this is the ARCDEV
>>   device driver for the old archive format.  Some programs are hard-coded
>>   to load that binary when they encounter an old archive.
>> I'd say, patch that file to barf on them...  Doubt anyone actually has
>> OARC style files.
> It just so happened that the file I tested my ARCDEV with was of the old
> flavor, so they do exist.

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