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Re: [vox-tech] Really easy question

  • Subject: Re: [vox-tech] Really easy question
  • From: Foo Lim <fwlim@ucdavis.eMAPSdu>
  • Date: Mon, 12 Feb 2001 13:34:41 -0800
  • References: 02e501c0953c$f9189c90$6501a8c0@private.network

Why don't you change to that dir before you untar the file?


On Mon, 12 Feb 2001, Jay Strauss wrote:

> How do I untar to a specified directory?
> That is I have /mnt/cd/something.tar.gz (i.e. on my CD)
> and I want to untar it to /usr/local/src/...
> Instead of copying the file to /usr/local/src and untarring it there.
> Thanks
> Jay
> Jay Strauss
> jjstrauss@yahoo.com

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