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TAR2MT(1) General Commands Manual TAR2MT(1)

NAME

tar2mt - convert tar file to SIMH .tap magtape container file

SYNOPSIS

tar2mt [-b BLOCKSIZE] FILE ...

DESCRIPTION

tar2mt converts tar files to the .tap magnetic tape container format used by SIMH and other emulators. Multiple files can be given and the result of the conversion is stored in a file of the same name with the extension changed to ".tap".

OPTIONS

-b BLOCKSIZE
Set block size. If not specified the default is 8192.

SEE ALSO

tar(1), cpytap(1), rawtap(1)
2017-10-15 simtools