[arch-general] Error for extract archive .tar

Vitor Eiji Justus Sakaguti vitoreiji0 at gmail.com
Wed Jan 12 04:18:42 EST 2011

On Wed, Jan 12, 2011 at 12:46 AM, dario <darioslc at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi! i have a problem for extract an archive .tar, because when write
> "tar -xzvf archive.tar.gz" i get the messenge:
> gzip: stdin: not in gzip format
> tar: Child returned status 1
> tar: Error is not recoverable: exiting now

Well, if it is a .tar and not a .tar.gz, you should use "tar -xf".


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