Subject: Re: Thanks.
To: None <>
From: Bill Johnston <>
List: macbsd-general
Date: 01/29/1994 17:09:29
> I solved the problem and want to thank Allan Briggs for the help and the 
> solution goes to, thanks.

> Do not use MacGUNZIP, avail. at umich, wuarchive, etc.  It does an ASCII
> translation of the kernel file, and though it checks out to be the right
> size, it will not work. 

Both of the Mac standalone ports of gzip support binary mode.
Tim Murphy's console-interface port always works this way;
The recent Mac-interface port has an ascii/binary toggle
that enables/disables conversion of line endings.

> Maybe we could .cpt the kernel too?

That would make it larger _and_ use a proprietary Mac-only format.