Re: mulinux-6r4.tgz un-tar problem?

From: Andreas Laudwein (
Date: Wed Jun 30 1999 - 01:32:45 CEST

> On Mon, Jun 28, 1999 at 10:07:10PM +0100, David Lloyd wrote:
> > Could someone please tell me why my mulinux-6r4.tgz file will not
> > un-tar? I have downloaded it via FTP from a Unix machine, from two
> > different Windows 95 machines (Netscape 4, right clicking on the file,
> > Save link as etc...) and from different servers. I appear to have all of
> > the file, but it won't un-tar. The install batch file from the dos utils
> > (which downloaded fine) will not work properly as a result as it will
> > not un-tar the file, and doing it manually dosn't work either.

I encountered the same problem, no chance to un-tar it, I tried Winzip,
tar on both DOS an RedHat Linux.

I know it sounds weird but try to download it via InternetExploder.
I regret to admit that it worked fine in my particular case... *sigh*


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