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    SubjectRe: what is a .pax file ?
    On Thu, 6 Aug 1998, Herve REY wrote:
    > i download the sources of linux kernel 2.0.32 for powerpc and this file is :
    > linux-2.0.32.pax.gz , size is about : 9 meg
    >
    > what is the meaning of .pax ?

    It's a gzipped tar archive, IIRC. I.e. equivalent to .tar.gz.

    Greetings,

    Geert

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    Wavelets, Linux/{m68k~Amiga,PPC~CHRP} http://www.cs.kuleuven.ac.be/~geert/
    Department of Computer Science -- Katholieke Universiteit Leuven -- Belgium


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