star is the first TAR based backup system that has been verified to handle typical file system changes correctly. Star uses the same method as ufsdump/ufsrestore but acts OS and FS indeependent. My testscripts for POSIX tar compliance. The zwicky test a backup testsuite from Elizabeth D. Zwicky. The Backup torture test documentation from Elizabeth D. Zwicky. The original Zwicky web page should be here but it seems that the site is down.Extracted automatically from Star homepage
brew install star
This formula has no dependencies.