another newbie thing...
j.h.veenstra at stud.tue.nl
Thu Feb 6 16:48:31 PST 2003
Ian Molton wrote:
> Another point my dad has raised (being new to linux).
> It is confusing to a relative newcomer that we unpack packages using tar
> The reason is that whilst the package is unpacking into a subdirectory,
> it looks, to the untrained eye, as if the files are being 'listed', as
> thouh you were in the same folder as them.
Well the repetitive 'zlib-1.1.4' should hint the user of the book at the
fact that zlib-1.1.4 is a (new) directory.
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