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Old 06-04-2006, 11:06 AM   #1
Micik
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difference between linux archives


Hello friends,
can you explain me difference between tar.gz and tar.bz2 archives.
I know that tar arch is unpacked with tar xvfz filename, but don't know how to unpack .bz2 archive
Thanks
 
Old 06-04-2006, 11:17 AM   #2
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hi there,
you can use
Code:
tar xvjf blah_blah.tar.bz2
and
Code:
man bzip2
will explain a bit
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slackie1000
 
  


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