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Old 07-14-2004, 08:18 PM   #1
sethgeekx86
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gzip pkg. install error


I accidentally used swaret to remove gzip when i wanted to remove grip. now when i do a instalpkgto get it back i get.
Code:
bash-2.05b# installpkg gzip-1.3.3-i386-2.tgz
Cannot install gzip-1.3.3-i386-2.tgz: package is corrupt (failed 
'gzip -l grip-3.2.0-i486-1yah.tgz')
bash-2.05b#
It look like the pkgtool is trying to use gzip to check the pkg and its not there. i know what i did was very stupid , can i get gzip back and save my installation?

Last edited by sethgeekx86; 07-14-2004 at 08:19 PM.
 
Old 07-14-2004, 08:27 PM   #2
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never minded i fixed it , i got a tar of the gzip source code and compiled it.
 
  


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