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Old 01-25-2004, 12:28 AM   #1
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can linux do anything with .dmg files?

i downloaded a .dmg.bz2 file. i bunzip2'ed it, which worked fine, but can linux do anything with a .dmg file? i'm pretty sure it's some kind of macintosh thing like .hqx or .sit
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AFAIK it is Mac os image format.
Old 01-25-2004, 06:34 AM   #3
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According to The File Extension Source the DMG file format is a "Macintosh OS X Disk Copy Disk Image File".

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I know this thread is old but can Linux use .dmg files. I mean that was his original question. Does anyone know?

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