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plakar tarball

The plakar tarball command creates a tarball from a snapshot.

The tarball is output on stdout, it should be redirected to a filename:

$ plakar ls
2021-10-06T19:46:58Z b3bdb2b0-115a-4198-93a4-976edf883eb5 3.1 MB (files: 248, dirs: 42)
2021-10-06T19:49:51Z b68a8f07-da5e-4b01-bd1a-78aa8156f871 3.1 MB (files: 248, dirs: 42)
2021-10-06T19:55:19Z 45509672-f314-431a-9999-5a9eaa09a98b 3.1 MB (files: 249, dirs: 42)
2021-10-06T20:00:01Z a0dee33e-568e-4946-9be3-a987f939a351 3.1 MB (files: 249, dirs: 42)
$ plakar tarball a0dee33e > a0dee33e_private_etc.tar.gz
$ file a0dee33e_private_etc.tar.gz 
a0dee33e_private_etc.tar.gz: gzip compressed data, original size modulo 2^32 3424256