Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Voice files update
Re: Voice files update
From: Jonas H <rasher_at_rasher.dk>
Date: Fri, 29 Sep 2006 14:16:55 +0200
Jerry Van Baren wrote:
> Grant Hardy wrote:
>>> What does being a developer have to do with downloading the source
>> tarball, and extracting the .lang file that you >need?
>> Oh…well, I’m honestly not aware even how to open a “.tar” file. I
>> assumed that this was some file used in a development environment?
>> It’s certainly not a standard archive file like zip.
> Time for a short history lesson...
To be fair..
<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gzip> "gzip is short for GNU zip, a GNU
free software file compression program. It was created by Jean-loup
Gailly and Mark Adler. Version 0.1 was first publicly released on
October 31, 1992. Version 1.0 followed in February 1993."
-- Jonas H rasher(at)rasher(dot)dkReceived on 2006-09-29