Re: SVGA archive

From: Vesa-Pekka Palmu (
Date: Fri Sep 01 2000 - 17:36:12 CEST

> On Fri, Sep 01, 2000 at 08:17:01AM +0200, Ondrej Kavka nicely wrote:
> > On Tue, 1 Sep 2009, Denis Bredelet wrote:
> >
> > > I also downloaded other archives --that's my innate curiosity--, but I
> > > could not figure out how to unpack them. I tried "file archive" (eg.
> > > file pico.gz) and obtained "ELF executable file". The damn thing would
> > > not execute, though. (Segmentation fault blablabla...)
> Did you unpacked with
> gzip -dc pico.gz > /usr/bin
> chmod +x /usr/bin ?

Well I my self did it just by issuing "gunzip pico.tgz" and then "mv
pico /usr/bin"

With tar.gz and other "tarballs" I mormaly use "cat
something.tar.gz| gunzip| tar -x" I know that this isn't the optimal
command, but thats what I remember and find easy to use..

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