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MivaScript Builtin Function, Miva Merchant 9+

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tar_create( file, file_loc, dir, dir_loc, flags )

<mvt:assign name="g.return_value" value="tar_create( file, file_loc, dir, dir_loc, flags )" />

Creates a compressed Unix style tar file.


  • file

    target output file

  • location

    location of the output file - 'data' or 'script'

  • dir

    source directory to create a tarball of

  • dir_loc

    location of the source file - 'data' or 'script' defaulting to data

  • flags

    may be an empty string or 'compress' which will cause the output .tar file to be bzip2 encoded.

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