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Old 11-29-2006, 08:23 AM   #1
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tar Command

I think that my linux version does not contain the tar command. How can I install this command?

Old 11-29-2006, 08:29 AM   #2
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While that would be highly unusual, it's not impossible I suppose.

Check here:

Old 11-29-2006, 08:42 AM   #3
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I'm going to assume that you will read that link, but basically, some more information would be useful.

What distribution are you using for a start? (perhaps put it in your profile so this doesn't need asked again).

What are the results of:

whereis tar
find / -name tar


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