Re: RPMs :o(

H. Peter Anvin (
19 May 1998 22:27:54 GMT

Followup to: <>
By author: Alex Buell <>
In newsgroup:
> I've just been given a .RPM - no tar.gz packages available :o( Is there a
> rpm to tar.gz converter out there?

The rpm distribution contains an rpm to cpio converter.

RPMs are actually very nice once you get used to them.


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