I'm stuck again

CrankyOldBugger crankyoldbugger at gmail.com
Wed Mar 18 20:00:33 UTC 2015


Well you're in the right folder now (Downloads)
Can you start with "tar xvzf inst" (without the quotes) then hit Tab to
autocomplete the filename?  That's how I avoid spelling mistakes.  If you
hit Tab and nothing happens, then the file isn't there.


On Wed, 18 Mar 2015 at 15:58 Raymond House <raymondh40 at gmail.com> wrote:

> here is what I get:raymond at raymond-HP-Pavilion-TS-15-Notebook-PC:~$ cd
> ~/Downloads; tar xvzf installer_linux.tar.gz
> tar (child): installer_linux.tar.gz: Cannot open: No such file or directory
> tar (child): Error is not recoverable: exiting now
> tar: Child returned status 2
> tar: Error is not recoverable: exiting now
> raymond at raymond-HP-Pavilion-TS-15-Notebook-PC:~/Downloads$
>
>
>
>
>
> On Wed, Mar 18, 2015 at 3:56 PM, Stephen M. Webb <
> stephen.webb at canonical.com> wrote:
>
>> On 15-03-18 03:53 PM, Raymond House wrote:
>> > if I do that I get the following:bash: /home/raymond/Downloads/: Is a
>> directory
>>
>> Maybe this?
>>
>>   cd ~/Downloads; tar xvzf installer_linux.tar.gz
>>
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