NAMEtar_block_read, tar_block_write - macros to call read and write functions for the correct tar archive type
SYNOPSIS#include <libtar.h> int tar_block_read(TAR *t, char *buf); int tar_block_write(TAR *t, char *buf);
VERSIONThis man page documents version 1.2 of libtar.
DESCRIPTIONThe tar_block_read() and tar_block_write() macros call the read and write functions for the tar archive type associated with the TAR handle t. This type is set when the TAR handle is created using tar_open().
RETURN VALUEThese macros return the same values as the corresponding read and write functions.
SEE ALSOread(2), write(2), tar_open(3) TAR_BLOCK_READ(3)