GNU cpio is a tool for creating and extracting archives, or copying files from one place to another. It handles a number of cpio formats as well as reading and writing tar files. This is the first edition of the GNU cpio documentation and is consistant with GNU cpio 2.5.
· Introduction · Tutorial Getting started. · Invoking `cpio' How to invoke `cpio'. · Media Using tapes and other archive media. · Concept Index Concept index. --- The Detailed Node Listing --- Invoking cpio · Copy-out mode · Copy-in mode · Copy-pass mode · Options