tbz file from pkg

Aryeh Friedman aryeh.friedman at gmail.com
Sat Jul 25 17:28:39 UTC 2020

You want to use bzip2 to uncompress them (the -j option on bsd tar)

On Sat, Jul 25, 2020 at 1:25 PM Lonnie Cumberland <lonnie at outstep.com>

> Hi All,
> In working with the "pkg fetch .." command, I notice that the coles come
> back with the ".txz" extension.
> In my reading on FreeBSD, it seems that the common extension is a ".tbz"
> So then, I am wondering how to either have "pkg fetch" return ".tbz" files
> or perhaps there is a way to convert the ".txz" files.
> Any insight on this?
> Thanks in advance
> Lonnie
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Aryeh M. Friedman, Lead Developer, http://www.PetiteCloud.org

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