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It's ok I've already checked it out. There's nothing wrong with this file, you must be doing something wrong. When you extract the dvgrab-3.0.tar.gz file you should have a folder named dvgrab-3.0. Cd into that folder and then do: ./configure, if that completes successfully do: make, again if successfull change to root and do: make install.
Well, it looks like this is another folder... so cd into it and compile.
(ls is like dir in dos... on some distros you can even type 'dir'"
I don't mind much answering questions like that, but if you want to start with a distribution like slackware, you might want to get a book on at least the very basics of using a *nix system. Once you are comfortable with the basic 10 or 20 commands you will have a much easier time.