UNIX tar format to ASCII
Jose R. Valverde
txomsy at cnb.uam.es
Wed Dec 4 14:32:38 EST 1996
In article <01bbe1ac$2be93970$f308b6cc at monahan>,
"John Monahan" <monahan at dnai.com> writes:
> Could somebody please point me to where I could download a PC/Windows95
> compatible program to read a UNIX
> .tar compressed file and convert it to simple ASCII.
I submitted (many years ago) a DETAR program for MS-DOS to the EMBL
software archives. It had the advantage that it also corrected CR/LF
on the fly.
Dunno if it will still be around, but if it is, it should be in
I don't have any old copy around any longer (broke free from M$-world
long ago, and happy I am, man).
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