Hi~
First, Thanks for your interest about this article.

And the spec of my Linux box is bellow.

CPU : Intel Celeron 466 MHz
RAM : 128 MB SDRAM
Kernel Version : 2.4.18
tar version : (GNU tar) 1.13.25
gzip version : 1.3.3


Second, my rediculous Q is started...

because of the log backup, I typed commands.

]# pwd
/var/log
]# tar cvfz log0624.tar.gz ./
..........
]# ls log0624.tar.gz
log0624.tar.gz
]#

I thought.... it's ok without doubt.

However, I typed one more time from my curiosity.

]# pwd
/var/log
]# mv log0624.tar.gz /backup
]# ls log0624.tar.gz
ls: log0624.tar.gz; No such ifle or directory
]#
]# tar cvfz log0624-2.tar.gz ./*
.....
]#

There was a difficult Q in my output.

That is ...
The file "log0624.tar.gz " is different from the file 'log0624-2.tar.gz".
WHAT is the difference?
...........the size of two files.

WHY? WHY NOT?
Sorry, I don't know about it.
Are U OK? let's go with me.... PLEASE...

IT is not BIG stuff, BUT I have a racking headache...WOW...

summarized...
]# tar cvfz aaa.tar.gz ./
]# tar cvfz aaa.tar.gz ./*
]# tar cvfz aaa.tar.gz ./*.*

Send me e-mail or posting.... PLEASE~~~ PLz~~~ ^^

Have a nice day~ and SEE U

ps. Dont say goodbye and say to see U again.

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Department of Physics
University of Seoul
Seoul, Republic of KOREA
e-mail : suandyou1980@hanmail.net
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