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Old 10-14-2003, 08:17 PM   #1
TheGateKeeper
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Exclamation PLZ EXPLAIN STEP BY FRUSTRATING STEP! (installing .rar)


Alright i am really pissed off now, I know this topic has been covered a billion times because I have read them all, but still nothing seems to work, alright this is my problem!: I just installed rh9, now if this was you tell me please every little step you would take to install a .rar file in linux. We shall call the file, redhat.rar, now you have the file already downloaded ,but you dont have a compressor/decompressor (like unrar). now the questions: where (and i do mean where give me the site please) would you go to get the program that you would use to install redhat.rar (the file name that i made up in the begining) and how you installed the .rar compressor/decompressor. Give every command line that you would use to install the compressor/decompressor or however you would go about it. then evey command line you would use to install redhat.rar.
thank you.

Last edited by TheGateKeeper; 10-14-2003 at 08:29 PM.
 
Old 10-14-2003, 08:30 PM   #2
megaspaz
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um, are you looking for unrar? here's some redhat rpms for unrar.

http://dag.wieers.com/packages/unrar/

as far as installing something in a .rar archive, it depends on what's in there.

edit: freshrpms.net has a package for rh 9. http://shrike.freshrpms.net/

Last edited by megaspaz; 10-14-2003 at 08:32 PM.
 
Old 10-14-2003, 09:03 PM   #3
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or how about here (winrar)?

http://www.rarlab.com/download.htm
 
  


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