Release Notes: Tardy now supports BZ2 and XZ compression on input and output.
Release Notes: The tardy(1) command is now more tolerant of tar(5) archives that contain regular files labeled LD_DIRECTORY instead of LD_NORMAL.
Release Notes: Thomas <email@example.com> discovered that the V7 tar output was using an incorrect link flag when writing file headers for directories, causing pax(1) and star(1) to complain. Thomas <firstname.lastname@example.org> discovered that the BSD tar output was using an incorrect link flag when writing file headers for directories, causing mc(1) and Xarchiver(1) to complain. Dagobert Michelsen <email@example.com> discovered a build problem on systems without the strverscmp(3) function.
Release Notes: cpio(5) and ar(1) archives can now be read and written. libexplain is used for improved error messages.
Release Notes: Several build problems have been fixed.
Release Notes: Tabs in the Makefile have been fixed.
Release Notes: The licence was changed to the GPL v3.
Release Notes: The --remove-prefix option has been extended to accept a numeric argument, giving the count of directories to be removed. A bug has been fixed in the tardy --reomve-prefix option; it now renames directories exactly matching the prefix to "." rather than being left unaltered. The output has been altered slightly to silence a new GNU Tar 1.14 warning.
Release Notes: A bug has been fixed in very long directory name processing.
Release Notes: Some documentation fixes and build fixes were made.