Posted: Thu 24 Jul 2014, 01:24 Post subject:
How to open .gz file in Precise Puppy?
I have a driver installer for brothers Printers and it is a .GZ file and when I try to open the installer .gz file , it tells me that .gz is unsupported. How do I open this file in puppy precise andy help would be greatly apreciated
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Posted: Thu 24 Jul 2014, 02:13 Post subject:
Go to where you saved the file.
Open a terminal.
(Right click/new/terminal here) or focus the window and hit ~.
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