<tar>

[This is preliminary documentation and subject to change.]

Creates a tar file from the specified filesets.

Uses #ziplib (SharpZipLib), an open source Tar/Zip/GZip library written entirely in C#.

Parameters

Attribute Type Description Required
destfile file The tar file to create. True
compression TarCompressionMethod The compression method. The default is None. False
includeemptydirs bool Include empty directories in the generated tar file. The default is false. False
failonerror bool Determines if task failure stops the build, or is just reported. The default is true. False
if bool If true then the task will be executed; otherwise, skipped. The default is true. False
unless bool Opposite of if. If false then the task will be executed; otherwise, skipped. The default is false. False
verbose bool Determines whether the task should report detailed build log messages. The default is false. False

Nested Elements:

<fileset>

The set of files to be included in the archive.

</fileset>

Examples

Requirements

Assembly: NAnt.CompressionTasks (0.91.3954.0)