[Cialug] Determining File Format
tom at tcpconsulting.com
Mon Aug 8 15:39:02 CDT 2005
It sounds suspiciously like a setup in the old DOS/Win 3.11 days. I
believe it requires the dos program expand.exe to decompress it.
On Aug 8, 2005, at 3:36 PM, Aaron Porter wrote:
> On 8/8/05, Jonathan Bailey <jcbailey at code0.net> wrote:
>> I'm attempting to determine the compression format. I'm guessing it's
>> pretty old (circa 90). The file extension is 'xx~' where xx is the
>> first 2
>> letters of the extension. I have an example compressed and
>> file, but cannot determine the format. It's not compress or gzip.
>> have any idea based on file extension? If you need an example file, I
>> post one online (I only have the before and after - no compression
> Does /usr/bin/file tell you anything useful?
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