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Old 10-08-2003, 07:46 AM   #1
wilbertcsci
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file extension tar.tar


how can i extract a filename with the extrnsion of tar.tar? e.g. my.tar.tar. Thank you for reading my question
 
Old 10-08-2003, 07:51 AM   #2
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Hi,

Do a 'tar -xf filename.tar.tar' and see what happens to the file. If it ends up being called 'filename.tar', do 'tar -xf filename.tar'.

Chances are it is just a tar file that has been named .tar.tar

>Craig
 
Old 10-08-2003, 09:21 AM   #3
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You could also use file-roller. Its a front end for managing archives.
 
  


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