High Sierra b9 > xar bug with APFS volume

Number:rdar://34354817 Date Originated:09/10/2017
Status:Open Resolved:
Product:macOS Product Version:10.13
Classification:Serious Reproducible:Always

When you create a xar archive with xar -cf, the toc of the xar file contains semi-random values for the FinderCreateTime properties.

This is probably related to problem ID 34354809.

Steps to Reproduce:

1. Create a xar archive with xar -cf
2. Dump the toc of the archive with xar --dump-toc="toc.txt" -f
3. Inspect the toc.txt

Expected Results:

The FinderCreateTime properties have correct values.

Actual Results:

The FinderCreateTime properties are close to Epoch Time with a random value for the time components.


High Sierra b9.


MacBook Pro Retina.


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