[Slackbuilds-users] Problem with two GO language packages
mancha1 at hush.com
Mon Feb 24 19:12:37 UTC 2014
After a minute or two of head-scratching I was able to
figure it out...they're gzipped twice!
$ zcat go.net-98.tar.gz > go.net-98.puzzle
$ file go.net-98.puzzle
go.net-98.puzzle: gzip compressed data, was...
When you use "tar xzf" it decompresses the outer gzip
but then tar complains when it finds a gzip (inner gzip)
instead of a tar archive.
I'm cc'ing vbatts (who created & hosts these archives).
Thanks for this Monday puzzler.
On Mon, 24 Feb 2014 18:23:48 +0000 "Michael Hobgood"
<mhobgoodusaf at gmail.com> wrote:
>When installing two of the go language packages, I received
>errors when running the Slackbuild script. The problem isn't with
>script, but with the source code. Tar complains that it isn't a
>I can get the source to work by unzipping it, then untarring it,
>retarring and rezipping. Then the Slackbuild script can build it
>I can install it.
>My question is whom do I contact about the source code itself.
>the email address from the SlackBuilds page for each package.
>The source code packages are:
>go.net-98.tar.gz referenced from golang-googlecode-gonet
>go.tools-588451.tar.gz referenced from golang-googlecode-gotools
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