I'm a relative newbie, and am growing beyond the distribution installation.
I'm ready to enter the realm of installing new software...
My problem is that virtually NOTHING will unzip! I've elicited answers from
friends and other newsgroups, but I can't seem to get anything to work.
I've tried Netscape, Mosaic, Doom, html editors...no luck.
when I try to unzip anything downloaded via linux command-line FTP or
Windoze, it either gives me a "invalid compressed data-format violated"
error, or a "CRC error." The only 2 things I've gotten to uncompress
successfully was a small package of X-icons, and - ironically enough - gzip
binaries (which didn't change anything).
I've tried different files from different sites - there's no way all these
files could be corrupt on the server. Please - someone tell me they can
If I had any money, I'd offer a reward...then again, I might use a
Thanks in advance.