Commons Compress
  1. Commons Compress
  2. COMPRESS-200

Round trip conversion with more than 66 US-ASCII characters fails when using TarArchiveOutputStream.LONGFILE_GNU

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    • Type: Bug Bug
    • Status: Resolved
    • Priority: Major Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 1.4.1
    • Fix Version/s: 1.5
    • Component/s: Archivers
    • Labels:
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    • Environment:

      Any

      Description

      When using TarArchiveOutputStream.LONGFILE_GNU with an entry name of more than 66 US-ASCII characters, a round trip conversion (write the entry, then read it back) fails because of several bugs in TarArchiveOutputStream and TarArchiveInputStream.

      This has been reported as an issue to TrueZIP, which is why you can find a more detailed analysis here: http://java.net/jira/browse/TRUEZIP-286 .

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          • Assignee:
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            Reporter:
            Christian Schlichtherle
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