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Re: [Pan-users] Re: compile ?

From: Travis
Subject: Re: [Pan-users] Re: compile ?
Date: Sun, 14 Dec 2008 16:36:53 -0800

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Steven D'Aprano" <address@hidden>
To: <address@hidden>
Sent: Sunday, December 14, 2008 16:28 PM
Subject: Re: [Pan-users] Re: compile ?

> On Mon, 15 Dec 2008 11:09:10 am Steven D'Aprano wrote:
>> On Mon, 15 Dec 2008 10:27:10 am Travis wrote:
>> > I have the pan .tar.gz on the Desktop but when I do the command 
>> > "tar -xvzf ~/Desktop/pan-0.133.tar.bz2" from the
>> > address@hidden:~/Build$ in Terminal I get "Cannot open: No such file
>> > or directory" etc, etc.
>> The z option to tar is for .tar.gz and .tgz files, which are
>> compressed by the program gzip. You're using a .tar.bz2 file, which
>> is compressed by bzip2, so you need the j option.
> Doh! Of course Travis said he has the .tar.gz file. So the z option is 
> correct, it's the file name that is wrong.

All:  Using the correct name (tar.gz and not tar.bz2) did the trick.

My next step is?
Travis in Shoreline Washington

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