Wanted gzip for IRIX6.2

Tim Cutts tjrc1 at mole.bio.cam.ac.uk
Thu Nov 7 12:16:34 EST 1996


In article <55su53$hfe at mserv1.dl.ac.uk>,
Gerard Pujadas <pujadas at quimica.urv.es> wrote:
>
>        Hi to all,
>
>        My name is Gerard Pujadas and I would like to know where may I ftp
>a compiled version of gzip for IRIX6.2.

It is just as easy to compile it yourself.

1) Get the tar file from an ftp site.
2) unpack it with tar xf gzip-1.2.4.tar (or whatever the filename is)
3) cd gzip-1.2.4
4) ./configure
5) make
6) make install

You will now have IRIX 6.2 binaries of gzip, gunzip, zcat, zdiff,
zgrep, zmore, znew, zforce, gzexe and zcmp

A lot better than just one gzip binary, and all in 6 steps!

Tim.






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