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Old 02-19-2005, 08:06 PM   #1
DMZeplin
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methods of install in terminal???


I understand how to install tar.gz in terminal such as tar zxvf, but as for bz2?? how?? Also, i am not sure how to extract bz2??

I learned and understand how to use tar.gz but bz2?? shoot.... anybody can give me a hint??

(NOT HINT eh...) but tell how.... ha...

Thanks again
 
Old 02-19-2005, 08:18 PM   #2
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bz2 tarballs are exactly the same as gzip tarballs, just change the z for a j in the tar command. so... tar jxvf blah.tar.bz2
 
Old 02-19-2005, 10:14 PM   #3
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Duh...

Duh... you were right... damn easy question... ha.. sorry...

Thanks for quick answer!

 
  


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