Resolution: Won't Fix
Affects Version/s: None
Fix Version/s: None
Kit Westneat commented:
"Older versions of tar have to read in the entire file to figure out
what parts are sparse. Newer versions should skip that if the # of
blocks are 0, but I'm not sure if that made it into lustre-tar yet.
Here's the patch:
This hasn't made it into lustre-tar yet, and may be worth looking into.