can someone help me to install a .tar file in my ubuntu?
i havent heard about this extension
its like .rar on windows
it usually comes with ubuntu, if not aptitude install tar then extract its content: tar -xvf file.tar If its the source of a program then u sure can do this: ./configure make make install If its a .deb dpkg -i filename.deb U do in the terminal, in the location the tar is
This manual page documents the GNU version of tar , an archiving program designed to store and extract files from an archive file known as a tarfile. A tarfile may be made on a tape drive, however, it is also common to write a tarfile to a normal file. The first argument to tar must be one of the options: Acdrtux, followed by any optional functions. The final arguments to tar are the names of the files or directories which should be archived. The use of a directory name always implies that the subdirectories below should be included in the archive. in terminal type "tar" den use any option accordin 2 u One of the following options must be used: -A, --catenate, --concatenate append tar files to an archive -c, --create create a new archive -d, --diff, --compare find differences between archive and file system --delete delete from the archive (not for use on mag tapes!) -r, --append append files to the end of an archive -t, --list list the contents of an archive -u, --update only append files that are newer than copy in archive -x, --extract, --get extract files from an archive
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