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From Stefan Bodewig <>
Subject Re: [compress] in-place updates of archive contents
Date Sat, 26 May 2012 05:25:00 GMT
On 2012-05-25, Marcel Bruch wrote:

> is there any support for just appending new entries to an existing file?

Since you decide about the stream you pass in to the ArchiveOutputStream
yourself you can hand over a FileOutputStream that is appending.  This
should work for tar, cpio and ar but won't work for zip with the central
directory at the end of the file.


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