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Old 10-28-2005, 01:39 PM   #16
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I'd open up cmd.exe and run "tar xvjf file.tar.bz2" just like in Linux because I have tar/bzip2 installed with Cygwin...
 
Old 10-31-2005, 06:30 AM   #17
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Or you could just use linux! hehe, Why do you want to unzip and use tarballs in windows? But For whatever reason, WinRAR works.
 
Old 11-04-2005, 09:47 AM   #18
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Originally posted by shotokan
I like Zip Genius that usually will do the trick.


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