Subject: Re: MacGzip
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List: macbsd-general
Date: 07/04/1994 16:28:05
Matthew Ross Davis ( writes:
> I have found some incompatibilities between the unix flavor of gzip and this
> one. Of course I wouldn't be able to tell you exactly what they are...

The only problem I've had with MacGzip is that it defaults to
uncompressing in ASCII mode, which _will_ corrupt the tar files.  Make
sure you have it set to 'binary' mode before uncompressing.

> Matt
> -- 
> Matthew Ross Davis,          
> Virginia Tech EdCI and Music
> Blacksburg Electronic Village Macintosh Support Volunteer
> "Watch out where the huskies go and don't you eat that yellow snow" - F. Zappa

- monroe
Monroe Williams