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Old 07-13-2004, 07:40 AM   #1
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Cool problems with comporessed files


hi! im having problems when i try to unpack a .tar.gz file

what appears is:

gzip: stdin:not in gzip format

tar: child returned status 1

tar: error exit delayed from previous errors


can someone help me?

thnx
 
Old 07-13-2004, 07:56 AM   #2
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from the command line try

tar xzvf filename.tar.gz

good luck.
 
Old 07-13-2004, 09:50 AM   #3
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Cool problem

try that already the result was the same
 
Old 07-13-2004, 10:11 AM   #4
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do a "file <filename.tar.gz>" (without the quotes ofcourse) to check the real file type. It could just be another file type.

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