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[Discuss] WinRAR

On 06/10/2013 04:55 PM, Dan Ritter wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 10, 2013 at 04:35:11PM -0400, Jerry Feldman wrote:
>> On 06/10/2013 04:09 PM, Martin Owens wrote:
>>> On Mon, 2013-06-10 at 15:29 -0400, Jerry Feldman wrote:
>>>> and the data on my Linux system is in the
>>>> same datacenter as the ftp server and the vCenter cluster.
>>> use `unrar x filename.rar` you may either have to install the free unrar
>>> library if it's a simple rar or the nonfree rar library if it's
>>> something fancy. I've never had to unrar anything with the nonfree
>>> version since the release of the free version no matter who the bar
>>> steward is who sent me the rar files.
>>> Martin,
>> WinRAR is a completely different animule than the Unix/Linux rar,.
>> In Linux a .rar file is an archive containing multiple files. In
>> this case I have 44 .rar files each being a separate parts of 1
>> directory.
> Yes. Pass unrar the name of zeroth file in the group; it should
> find the others in the same directory and reassemble
> appropriately.
> If using Debian or similar, you want unrar, not unrar-free.
> -dsr-
I'll try it. It is RHEL 5.9

Jerry Feldman <gaf at>
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