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From: Axel Kohlmeyer (akohlmey_at_gmail.com)
Date: Fri Dec 09 2016 - 13:50:14 CST
On Fri, Dec 9, 2016 at 2:29 PM, Atila Petrosian
> Dear John,
> Thanks for your answer.
> I download vmd-1.9.3.bin.LINUX.opengl.tar.gz.
> But, when I used tar -xvf vmd-1.9.3.bin.LINUX.opengl.tar.gz, I encountered
> tar: Unexpected EOF in archive
> tar: rmtlseek not stopped at a record boundary
> tar: Error is not recoverable: exiting now
> Only following file and directories were extracted:
> configure data LINUX plugins README
> After using ./configure,
> VMD plugin include files or directory not found.
> I downloaded source 2 more times, but the problem was not solved.
> There is the same problem for 1.9.2.
> How to resolve that?
tar -xzvf ...
you have gzip compressed archives, which require the "z" flag to be added.
-- Dr. Axel Kohlmeyer akohlmey_at_gmail.com http://goo.gl/1wk0 College of Science & Technology, Temple University, Philadelphia PA, USA International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste. Italy.