cross-platform compress & decompress
gizmotron at earthlink.net
Mon Dec 1 18:45:51 CST 2003
On Monday, December 1, 2003, at 04:17 PM, Dave Cragg wrote:
> Mark, could you provide an example that doesn't work? I've never
> encountered this problem, and I open a lot of compressed files (usally
> stacks) across Win and Mac platforms.
> Are you using e-mail to transfer the files? I've come across cases of
> supposedly binary files being "converted" during e-mail transmission.
I'm zipping the Mac files and then FTPing them to my website. I'm then
downloading them, unzipping them on Windows. After that I can open the
text files but I can't use Rev to decompress the Mac .gz files. Windows
recognizes these compressed files as .gz but won't let me decompress
them. \ mb
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