ARCV(1M)                                                 ARCV(1M)

     NAME
          arcv - convert archives to new format

     SYNOPSIS
          arcv file ...

     DESCRIPTION
          Arcv converts archive files (see ar(1), ar(5)) from 6th edi-
          tion to 7th edition format.  The conversion is done in
          place, and the command refuses to alter a file not in old
          archive format.

          Old archives are marked with a magic number of 0177555 at
          the start; new archives have 0177545.

     FILES
          /tmp/v*, temporary copy

     SEE ALSO
          ar(1), ar(5)