How do you extract a "gzip" file?

Tjerk Santegoeds tjerk at
Wed Nov 6 17:03:05 EST 1996

D. KIM (dkim at wrote:

: The subject says it all:  How so I extract a gzip file ( 
: using either UNIX or DOS?

Try, "gzip -d"
     "gunzip"   (both UNIX)

You could have tried "man gzip" of course.

Tjerk Santegoeds
Apeldoorn - The Netherlands

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