Roel Neefs geryon at
Sun Jan 4 17:36:28 PST 2004

On Monday 05 January 2004 02:18, cfk wrote:
> I got to the point where all the packages are installed from chapter
> 5 and I am at section 6.10, "creating devices" with MAKEDEV. For some
> reason, I seem unable to untar either the MAKEDEV-1.7.bz2 file on the

you can't untar it because it is not a tarred bzip file, just bzipped, 
you can use bunzip2 to unpack it.

> CD or a downloaded one from
> from either the chroot jail or with my normal system that untarred
> all of the rest of the dozens of packages.
> What could be happening??
> Charles

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