directory checksum error


 
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Old 05-29-2008
directory checksum error

Hi,
I have a tar file with naed ass bcs.tar.gz downlaoded to my work station and It contains all the .c files and .o which i needed. when i am trying to unzip this one i am facing directory checksum error.

What does it mean.How to resolve this.

I tried with tar -xf and tar -tvf commands.but not worked.

shell : /sbin/sh


thx,
Jagan
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Old 05-29-2008
It's a tar.gz, not a .tar. You need to either use a version of tar that accepts the -z flag or use gunzip on it before untarring.
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Old 10-16-2008
you can use

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gzip -d bcs.tar.gz
u will get the tar file(bcs.tar) and after that use the command

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tar -xvf bcs.tar
 

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