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Old 10-29-2008, 01:15 PM   #1
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ok ...

need to get to a web-site for work ...
need ie 6
found IEs4Linux ....

the .tgz file for slackware is `ies4linux-latest.tar.gz'
this has two dependencies
1.) wine
2.) cabextract

wine downloads nicely from
extracts and done

cabextract, however, is a zip file - i guess for i3/486 windows ..
it is from

the other location is but i get authorization failure trying to get to this server ...

so, since i can only access the .zip file - does anybody know how to unzip a .zip file on linux architecture ... ?????????

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Old 10-29-2008, 01:18 PM   #2
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Originally Posted by wdave58 View Post
so, since i can only access the .zip file - does anybody know how to unzip a .zip file on linux architecture ... ?????????
Use unzip?
Old 10-29-2008, 04:37 PM   #3
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