iperf.tar.gz & winzip
> > >When trying to unpack jperf-1.0.tar.gz unsing WinZip I get a message
> > stating that this is not the tool I need but no indication of exatcly what
> > I should use.
> > >
> > >Can you advise an appropriate tool I can use please.
> .gz is a gzip extension. You will have to use gzip.
> You can get it from http://www.gzip.org/
> Inside that .gz file is another archive called a tar file which Windows knows
> nothing about. Get that here: http://gnuwin32.sourceforge.net/packages/tar.htm
Recent versions of Winzip are supposed to handle .tar.gz files fine
As well as powerzip <http://www.powerzip.biz/> and many others tools.
You'll probably prefer to update the tool you are used to than to
juggle with many different ones.
If you are already up to date, then it's more likely there is a
problem with the archive.
So einfach wie möglich. Aber nicht einfacher -- Albert Einstein