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Old 08-30-2006, 10:55 AM   #1
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Smile Ark unable to open RAR?

I recently tried to open a extract a .rar file, the last time I did this was when i used suse, and i think u just clicked on it, however two years has passed and i am now using slackware, i have just downloaded a .rar file and for some reason i cannot open it there appears to be nothing available to deal with it, does anybody know of a linux app that can extract rar's or does anybody Why the F*** i can't open this anyway
Old 08-30-2006, 10:56 AM   #2
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You need to install unrar and then ark will be able to open rar files.
Old 08-30-2006, 11:01 AM   #3
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Smile Yes, that's what it was looking for

Yes ark was looking for unrar I guess it must have already been installed on suse, thanks for such a speedy response


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