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Re: unzipping source files

From: Andrew Pam <xanni@glasswings.com.au>
Date: Mon, 13 Sep 1999 20:01:29 +1000
To: Ramzi Guetari <Ramzi.Guetari@w3.org>
Cc: VE3LL@RAC.CA, www-amaya@w3.org
Message-ID: <19990913200129.B918@kira.glasswings.com.au>
On Mon, Sep 13, 1999 at 09:28:20AM +0000, Ramzi Guetari wrote:
> The original name of the tar file is amaya-src2.1.tar.gz unfortunately
> Windows renames it to amaya-src-2_1_tar.gz and WinZip does not
> understand 
> that it is a gzipped tar file. So you have to rename it to
> amaya-src2_1.tar.gz and then use WInzip and it will work.

I believe ".tgz" will also let WinZip know it's a .tar.gz file.
You might want to use that extension for that reason.

Cheers,
	*** Xanni ***
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