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Old 03-29-2005, 10:42 PM   #1
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tar.gz files wont unpack

hey im trying to unpakc osme tag.gz files in suse 9.1. one of them is a theme and when i type in
tar -zxvf then the tar file it says that it cannot open : no such file or directory? what am i doin worng? thnx
Old 03-29-2005, 11:14 PM   #2
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I assume you got this fixed since, on that other thread, you said you got one of them unpacked but the command needs a file argument. However, that'd get a different error message. Basically, though - just make sure you're passing a filename to an existing file, including a full or relative path if necessary.
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it should be
tar -zxvf filename.tar.gz

or tar -zxvf /path/to/filename.tar.gz


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