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Re: RAR under linux: any alternative?

On 17:32, Sun 11 Dec 05, Alex Malinovich wrote:
> On Sun, 2005-12-11 at 17:59 -0600, Gnu-Raiz wrote:
> --snip--
> > will probably laugh at you. How else are you going to get a
> > uniform file size of say 15mb each in your sample if you
> > don't use rar?
> tar cz sample/ | split -db 15m - sample.tar.gz
> Would work just fine for me.
> Or, if you have to use something more windows friendly, zipsplit would
> do the trick as well.
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> Alex Malinovich
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That's good I like it, infact I might have to try that! Then
I have to explain to them what tar is how to find a window's
client all that sort. Agreed, most competent people probably
won't have a problem with it. Other then where is the GUI to
tar. Trust me I have been asked some weird stuff.


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