'pax' is missing from list of required-packages, for host setup, for Arch Linux, in the documentation

Sebastian Huber sebastian.huber at embedded-brains.de
Fri Feb 22 07:32:14 UTC 2019

On 21/02/2019 22:01, Chris Johns wrote:
> On 22/2/19 1:25 am, Vaibhav Gupta wrote:
>> The *pax* package is not installed by default in Arch Linux. Moreover it is also
>> not present in its official repository. We need to clone, build and install it
>> from Arch User Repository (AUR).
> That seems unusual because it is defined here ..
> https://pubs.opengroup.org/onlinepubs/009695399/utilities/pax.html

It is not installed by default on all Linux distributions I worked with.

Maybe we should just check in the archive used by the test suite and not 
use pax at all. We want to test RTEMS and not the host pax program.

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