Question about strip-nondeterminism in bsh

Chris Lamb lamby at
Mon Oct 16 22:23:09 UTC 2017


> Thank you for teaching me to think more technically and to learn from
> what has emerged

No problem! I thought it best to not "spoonfeed" you the answers!

> I can safely say to Emmanuel Bourg that tar timestamps are not
> yet normalized by strip-nondeterminism


By the way, you say "yet" -- one idea behind strip-nondeterminism is that
it will, one day, go away. That means we actually avoid adding features
wherever possible, so we probably *won't* add support for tar archives. :)

Best wishes,

     : :'  :     Chris Lamb
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