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Re: Newbie Q: Where are my kernel sources?

On Thu, 14 Aug 2003 09:50:06 +0200, Richard Lyons wrote:

> On Thursday 14 August 2003 2:07 am, Antony Gelberg wrote:
> [...]
>> Or even better:
>> tar xvfj whatever.tar.bz2
>> I only found that one out last week.  Swap the j for z for .tar.gz.
> Oh, that's interesting - I always thought the f had to come at the end since 
> it refered to the filename following.  The man pages show it always last.  I 
> religiously stick to that.  So much for yet another religious rite...

You better stick to that. "tar xvfj" tries to open a file called "j",
which is probably not what you wanted. Surprise, surprise :-)

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