Tar slow as heck!

Doug (doemill@shocking.com)
Tue, 1 Dec 1998 18:12:54 -0800 (PST)


Hello
I havent done anything to anything latley, but now my tar is soo extremely
slow.
Do you know how long it took me to un-tar afterstep? like 1 or 2 hours!
i do a " tar -zxvpf filename.tar.gz " and it will uncompress one file about
every 5-10 seconds! there is no variation in speed. I know its not because
i have a slow pc, i have Redhat5.0 hurricane, a Pentium Pro 266, with 48MB
RAM. thank you
		Doug




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