Problem with Archiving .tar

Derek Broughton news at
Thu Nov 1 14:04:04 UTC 2007

Richard wrote:

> Again, thanks all, I do understand about the command line ..etc
> But you must realize that I do allot of archiving... about 20 - 40 folders
> or files, a day, and there located in many areas.
> if its was just one of two, fine the command line would work,
> but for product, archiving using the contextual menu would be the way to
> go.

So?  If you won't _try_ it with the command line and tell us what happens,
how are we supposed to help?  I absolutely agree this should work from the
GUI, and I wouldn't dream of doing it in the CLI for normal use, but you
aren't helping us help you.

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