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Old 09-30-2003, 01:36 PM   #1
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Problems with uncompress

I'm running RH9 and I downloaded some programs I wanted to play with that were both .Z and .gz file format.

Now from what I learned...

$uncompress file.tar.gz

shouldnt that work?

Then after uncompressing, then tar the file to get it totally unloaded?

I'm not the brightest box but I thought I had this going.

At this point, whenever I run uncompress it says

bash: uncompress: command not found

Any ideas? thanks in advance.
Old 09-30-2003, 01:39 PM   #2
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tar xvfz filename.tar.gz <--Try that...
Old 09-30-2003, 01:54 PM   #3
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Score - who'd have thought =)

Now I feel retarded


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