[ < ] [ > ]   [ << ] [ Up ] [ >> ]         [Top] [Contents] [Index] [ ? ]

Unlink First

--unlink-first
-U

Remove files before extracting over them. This can make tar run a bit faster if you know in advance that the extracted files all need to be removed. Normally this option slows tar down slightly, so it is disabled by default.


This document was generated by Sergey Poznyakoff on October, 20 2013 using texi2html 1.78.