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NAME

archive_write_new -- functions for creating archives

LIBRARY

Streaming Archive Library (libarchive, -larchive)

SYNOPSIS

#include <archive.h> struct archive * archive_write_new(void);

DESCRIPTION

Allocates and initializes a struct archive object suitable for writing a tar archive. NULL is returned on error. A complete description of the struct archive object can be found in the overview manual page for libarchive(3).

SEE ALSO

tar(1), libarchive(3), archive_write(3), archive_write_set_options(3), cpio(5), mtree(5), tar(5) DragonFly 3.7 February 2, 2012 DragonFly 3.7