can tarfile maintain directory structure?

François Pinard pinard at
Wed Aug 18 02:10:56 CEST 2004

[Jay Donnell]

> Simply doing os.system('tar -czvf ' + fileName +'.tar.gz ' +
> directory) works great on linux, but I need this script to work on
> windows as well :(

GNU tar, and surely others, have been ported to Windows.  Check within
the DJGPP and Cygwin projects.

François Pinard

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