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How can I get the extract here option in Nautilus not to cache the file in .cache?

I'm trying to extract a large file in Nautilus, to another partition. I don't have enough memory on my /home directory to store the files. When I click "extract here" in Nautilus, it fails because it ...
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How can i extract a file in ubuntu? [duplicate]

I have a zip file ( which is named ccnx-0.7.0.tar.gzip) and a related sha file( which is named ccnx-0.7.0.tar.gz.SHA1). i downloaded them from "https://www.ccnx.org/software-archives/#" how can i ...
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Compressing a folder (tar) without its containing directory in the foldername

I am trying to compress a folder with tar command. When i trying to compress it , it works fine the problem is with the file name. source path : /data/file/ destination path : ...
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I am trying to Extract a .zip.part file

Actually i downloaded a Canon MF4410 Driver for Linux. I got a .zip.part file, and the unzip command in the trermianl doesn't work with it. i was wondering how could it be possible to extract such a ...
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How to extract mutiple .zip.part files where one of the files is a .bin

Hope somehow can help me with this situation: For an installation of a program I have about 10 .zip.part files. In every zip.part file is another .rar file. In the first .zip.part there is a .rar file ...
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curl to tar to zip not working properly

I am wanting to download an tar.gz archive, extract it and compress it into a zip file in one command. Reason for this is to be independent from temporary files. The command I use: curl -L "someURL" ...
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How to Install Mathematica 10 on Ubuntu 14.04 Step by Step (I Am Brand Spanking New to Ubuntu)

I am trying to install Mathematica 10 on Ubuntu 14.04, I have acquired the program in the downloads folder but I am unable to extract the file upon right clicking and hitting "extract here". I did ...
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not able to Extract file (jar/zip)

I got this message when extracted the file of jar End-of-central-directory signature not found. Either this file is not a zipfile, or it constitutes one disk of a multi-part archive. In the latter ...
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How to convert the iso file into rar or zip or tar?

Is there anyway to extract iso or convert that to zip or rar or tar file? actually I have a big iso file on my remote server so I just want a file from it not all of that, unfortunately I have not ...
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Is there a way to configure all files in a folder using a particular software?

Im using openSMILE software to extract features from an audio file. My work involves extracting mfcc featues from a .WAV file (to obtain a .mfcc file). Default code to convert the file is as ...
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Why is this error occurring when extracting sfx files?

I'm trying to extract an .sfx file. but when i use the chmod u+x command, I simply recieve this output. Please help me. I'm a noob with ubuntu, and linu ...
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How to extract Synopsys .tz files on ubuntu

I have downloaded some tar fies for my CAD tools( from their site ). When I extracted my tar, it gave out .tz files. How can I extract files from them or isn't it a tar archive ? Please help me.
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Extracting multiple rpm files and overwrite existing files

I have a bunch of rpm files in a directory, where all rpm files are extracted as /usr/.. I would like to extract all rpm files and overwrite existing files. I normally do that with file-roller -f ...
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Combining .rar extraction [duplicate]

I've recently downloaded 7 .rar files which needs to get extracted and to output only one file. How do I to make them extract only one output and to do not extract 7 files, please? Thanks in advance! ...
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how to extract multiple zipped and rar files recursively?

I have a folder ExampleFolder which contains many zipped folders. These zipped folders also contains multiple zipped folders. How to go through ExampleFolder and extract all of its zipped folders ...
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Recover files from old Ubuntu Server

I am facing the situation that my old ubuntu server 8 is not working (meaning I have no possibility to log-into the system). All the files are intact, however I do not know how I can extract the files ...
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How to extract xyz.arc file in ubuntu? [duplicate]

How do I extract a .ARC file in Ubuntu?
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How to extract audio from video ?? (Not converting video into audio file ???) [closed]

It sounds strange to ask this question as it has been asked before. However the answers only refer to converting video files into audio files. I would like to get into the container and separate the ...
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Getting Error on Rar extraction in ubuntu server

I have a strange problem but it could be obvious for some I compressed a file using archiver in ubuntu Desktop and choose rar from the options, then I uploaded this rar file to my ubuntu server now I ...
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Why am I not able to open or extract .zip files? How can I fix this?

Many times since I have gotten ubuntu on my Samsung Chromebook (That itself being a grueling process) I have tried to extract files. But, every time, no matter what .zip file I am trying to extract, ...
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Operation Not permitted when Logged in Using Admini

i installed Ubuntu 13.10 .i logged in with Administrator account.when i right click on tar file and click on Extract here.its giving me error.Operation Not permitted.can any one please tell what's ...
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What's this mean? Double-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp

How do Iextract into /tmp? What /tmp? whatdoes thatmean?Iknow it is a folder,but whathappens nextwheninstalling a january copy of Seamonkey. Why can't Ijust search for it in my ubuntu software ...
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When extracting an ISO, it warns of low disk space, but I have 15 gigs at least. No idea what to do

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04. I tried bleachbit, tweak, and all sorts of things. I removed old kernels, orphan files, cleared cache, just almost everything you can think of. I deleted programs, and games I ...
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Problem with extracting tar.gz files

I was downloading something today and when I tried to extract it, a window pop out saying : An error ocurred while extracting files. Error setting owner: operation not permitted I'm running Ubuntu ...
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Error While Extracting files - “Error setting owner”

I'm using Xubuntu 13.10. Downloaded Eclipse. Tried to extract the tar file and I got the error as seen in the image. I have tried the following: Opened it up in the archive manager. It opens up ...
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How to extract audio from Webm?

Audio within mp4 and flv files is AAC, and a proper container for that is m4a. So, in order to extract sound from mp4 and flv I use a command like gnome-terminal -e "parallel avconv -i '{}' -map 0:1 ...
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Gimp (GAP) on Ubuntu 10.04 [closed]

There's a picture of what comes up. This comes up every time I try to extract videorange. I've tried .mp4, .MPG, and .flv files and it says the same thing each time. I looked it up on youtube, and ...
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Restoring a Unix Tar File with Ubuntu

I have all of these old DDS3 and DDS4 tapes that I need to restore the files off of. The only information that I really know is that they were put on the tapes about 10 to 20 years ago using Digital ...
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Unpack a war file to a destination folder

I know how to simply unzip a zip file to destination folder, just type the following command line in terminal: unzip file.zip -d /folder/destination Obviously -d option points out the destination ...
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Extract documents from EXE file

My school provide us with a free training software which includes all the stuff we need for study but the problem is that it comes in EXE format so i was thinking is there any way to extract the ...
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Problem with extract a .tar.gz file

I've Download a '.tar.gz' file from here. File size is 152 MB. Downloaded file size is 450 MB on my computer !! I tried to extract that file but i get below error : gzip: stdin: invalid ...
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How can I extract sound drivers from Suse for use in Ubuntu?

So I have a bit of a dilemma, I want to use Ubuntu on my home desktop. The problem is that I use a fancy sound card that Ubuntu doesn't support. I use an HT Omega Striker 7.1. The manufacturer only ...
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Stencyl wont extract? Ubuntu 12.10 64-bits

So, I'm on Ubuntu 12.10 64-bits, and I'm trying to get Stencyl to work. I have Stencyl-2.1.0.tar.gz, but when I try to extract it (like it says to do in the Stencyl download instructions) it gives me ...
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Open ebooks in Ubuntu 12.04

I have downloaded e-books in both electronic publication and mobile reader. In windows a program called 7zip extracts the files. Which program will do the same in Ubuntu 12.04?
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Why does a “Extract Here” context menu work incorrectly?

I'm a beginner in Linux. I extracted a android-ndk-r8e-linux-x86.tar.bz2 in Downloads directory with a "Extract Here" context menu. And I executed "ndk-build" command. Then I got an error message ...
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How to bulk-extract objects from swf (Adobe Flash) files with swfextract?

swftools are a uniq set of tools but lack some user friendliness. They even can't iterate over provided objects to work with: Only one file allowed. You supplied at least two. $ swfextract ...
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Extracting images from video in 1 minute intervals

I would like to extract images from a video Exp01.avi, the video is 25 minutes long. I want the images to be extracted from the video after every 1 minute interval. Please someone tell me how to do ...
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How do I extract the contents of a partition backup done with dd?

I did a partition backup using dd and produced a .bin file. How do I extract the contents of it? I would like to extract the contents to a folder say ~/Test
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How do I extract this source tarball? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What command do I need to unzip/extract a .tar.gz file? I have a source tarball: ap-kernelmodule-1.0.14-13.tar.gz What specific commands should I issue to extract it? ...
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Possible to extract locked archives? [closed]

I would like to bypass the lock on a .rar archive, is this possible?
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How to make archive manager recognize Cyrillic chracters?

I have some files with Russian titles that are archived in a .rar file . When extracting them with the archive manager in Lubuntu, their names contained odd characters and the comment(invalid ...
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Extract only the contents of an archived directory from within an archive

The Situation I am extracting a CMS from drupal-7.15.tar.gz to /var/www. When extracted normally (with tar -xvzf filename.tar.gz) the files end up in /var/www/drupal-7.15/ The Goal I want the ...
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Not able to extract files to the icons folder

I downloaded some icons for Ubuntu from a site as a tar.bz2 folder. Now when bi try to extract the icons to my icons folder in the system i am getting the following message- Extraction not performed ...
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Having trouble with .tar.gz extraction

I tried to extract .tar.gz file using following command spgt@ubuntu:~$ tar xvf 12.0sp1_232_quartus_free_linux.tar.gz but this is what I see after I press return tar: ...
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tar: A lone zero block at 343398

while trying to extract a tar.gz file in ubuntu terminal an error happened int he last sentence here it is : tar: A lone zero block at 343398 what is the solution for this problem???
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Is there an 'Extract to…' context menu option for the Archive Manager application in Nautilus?

I was wondering if there was an easy way to add an 'Extract to...' option in the context menu for the Archive Manager in Nautilus? 'Extract here' is fine a lot of the time but I'm often working with ...
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How do I open/extract .xdi file on (x)ubuntu?

Downloaded a bunch of books which were compressed in a .xdi file. How do I open/extract the internal data/files? I go to open, and Ubuntu does not recognize/nor is there a seemingly effective ...
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7-zip error:Extracting META-INF/AIR/hash-Unsupported Method

i get this error when extracting an .air file of botanicula: this is the only error when extracting with 7-Zip on Xubuntu 11.04 7-Zip 9.04 beta Copyright (c) 1999-2009 Igor Pavlov 2009-05-30 p7zip ...
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Extract mail attachments and body from a .msg file

I'm developing a plugin for a DMS under Ubuntu 10.04. There is the need to extract mail attachments and body from uploaded .msg files. For those who don't know .msg is a MS Outlook file format. On ...
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initrd.lz lzma extract error

i am trying to extract the initrd.lz from the casper folder lzma -dc -S .lz initrd.lz | cpio -imvd --no-absolute-filenames and i get this message: lzma: Decoder error cpio: premature end of ...