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Old 12-12-2013, 11:29 AM   #16
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WinRAR is a windows specific program. I'm not able to help you with that (maybe some other member can).
Its installable in WINE...AFAIK
 
Old 12-12-2013, 09:15 PM   #17
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If you archive the files with tar, then you need to use tar to read and/or uncompress them. WinRAR cannot, AFAIK, deal with tar files. If you need to be able to deal with the archives on other OS's, then use something like zip, not tar.
 
Old 12-13-2013, 03:42 AM   #18
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If you archive the files with tar, then you need to use tar to read and/or uncompress them. WinRAR cannot, AFAIK, deal with tar files. If you need to be able to deal with the archives on other OS's, then use something like zip, not tar.
Solved it.
 
Old 12-13-2013, 04:06 AM   #19
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@riahc3: Can you tell how you solved this. This might be of interest for others that have the same issue and come to LQ for answers.

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