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Old 11-03-2003, 02:58 AM   #1
dooker@paisley
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Question .tar.Z files - viewing in RH Linux v9


I have just downloaded a file with the extention .tar.Z Can anyone tell me how to view this file. When I double click it it tells me that Nautilus has no viewer installed capable of viewing this file. When I try to open with text editor it tells me it is a binary file?

Can someone please help.

Thanks

Angela
 
Old 11-03-2003, 03:00 AM   #2
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in your console, try typing in the command:

ark

it's a kde archive utility (should be installed by default if you installed kde), but it should run in gnome. i don't use gnome much, so i'm not sure what gui utility gnome has for viewing different archived formats.
 
Old 11-03-2003, 03:04 AM   #3
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thanks that worked much appreciate the quick reply.
 
  


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