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Re: gunzip filename.tar



Dixitur illum hellsop_(_at_)_ninehells_(_dot_)_com scribere...

>On Tue, Sep 21, 2004 at 04:31:31AM +0200, Marianne Birkemose wrote:
>> On Mon, 20 Sep 2004 20:47:58 -0400, Frank Bax <fbax_(_at_)_sympatico_(_dot_)_ca> wrote:
>> > OpenBSD 2.9:
>> >
>> > OpenBSD 3.5:
>> > gunzip: test.tar: No such file or directory
>>
>> THANKS. I guess somebody "broke" it along the way, then.
>
>Or fixed it, depending on how you look at it. unzipping by what a file
>becomes is inconsistant with the normal unix way of doing things.

Since OpenBSD 2.9 came with gzip, and the gunzip/gzip in OpenBSD
3.5 is /usr/bin/compress, looks like this is going back to the old
Berkeley way of doing things, and not added for GNU compatibility.

//Thorsten
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