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Re: unzipping source files

From: <Irene.Vatton@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Wed, 18 Aug 1999 10:54:23 +0200
Message-Id: <199908180854.KAA13484@tahiti.inrialpes.fr>
To: "John Russell" <VE3LL@RAC.CA>
cc: www-amaya@w3.org

I guess the problem comes from the manner you download the tar file.
Could you check to download with ftp and then apply winzip ?

In-reply-to: Your message of Tue, 17 Aug 1999 13:21:34 -0400."
> whien i use winzip 7.0 to try to unzip sources
> i get a message saying
> "please enter the full name of file within
> amaya-src-2_1_tar.gz 
> and it defaults to
> amaya-src-2_1_tar.
> trying the default unzips into a 22 meg block
> but doesnt break it down any further
> and i am in the blind as to what other step to follow
> or what name to have given at the name it stage ...
> it seems that this is quite awkward compared to .zip programs
> which simply prompt for a directory (with appropriate
> one like program files\amaya\src as a default and
> then just unpackages each little file where it should go
> if someone has done it with tar.gz format successfully 
> to a windows 95 system  then perhaps they can offer
> notes up on the download site ....   
> john russell  VE3LL@RAC.CA
> homepage: http://web.cgocable.net/~jrussel

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