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Old 03-08-2008, 11:53 PM   #1
elsheepo
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extracting .tar.bz2.gz file need help


ktorrent-3.0.0.tar.bz2.gz.bz2
and
Azureus_3.0.5.0_linux.tar.bz2.gz

i cant figure out how to extract these files. will someone please help me out?
 
Old 03-09-2008, 12:03 AM   #2
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I think the names of these files have had some extra extensions added on. This happens to me when I write to a Windows file system from Linux in my laptop. I would make a copy of these files in another directory and rename them to something like:
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ktorrent-3.0.0.tar.bz2
Azureus_3.0.5.0_linux.tar.bz2
Make sure bzip2 is installed and issue commands as root or sudo:
Code:
tar jxf ktorrent-3.0.0.tar.bz2
tar jxf Azureus_3.0.5.0_linux.tar.bz2
Tar may also extract them without renaming them.
 
  


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