SOX package will not gunzip or tar -xvzf

Kevan Shea biffcool at
Fri Aug 30 18:29:35 PDT 2002

On Fri, 30 Aug 2002 18:23:04 -0700
Alan Womack <arwbackup at> wrote:

> Alan at webby:Alan $ tar -xzvf sox-12.17.3.tar.gz
> gzip: stdin: not in gzip format
> tar: Child returned status 1
> tar: Error exit delayed from previous errors
> Alan at webby:Alan $ gunzip sox-12.17.3.tar.gz
> gunzip: sox-12.17.3.tar.gz: not in gzip format

How big is it?  Maybe you got an incomplete download.

sheak at dagon:~/src$ vdir sox-12.17.3.tar.gz 
-rw-------    1 sheak    sheak      405660 Aug 25 18:13 sox-12.17.3.tar.gz

Kevan Shea
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