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Date:      Mon, 21 Sep 1998 16:45:03 -0700 (PDT)
From:      Doug White <dwhite@resnet.uoregon.edu>
To:        Dragon Knight <dragonknight@dtgnet.com>
Cc:        freebsd-questions@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   Re: Neophyte Question
Message-ID:  <Pine.BSF.4.03.9809211635590.11562-100000@resnet.uoregon.edu>
In-Reply-To: <000301bde4fa$5032b7e0$56bd80d0@little-death>

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TSIA: You're not kidding. :-)

On Sun, 20 Sep 1998, Dragon Knight wrote:

> Sorry, This Is Definitely The Wrong Place To Ask
> This. 

Fun time!

English Typing Lesson:

Take this example sentence:

Dick and Jane went to the park.
    ^ This character is a space. We use the space as the separator between
words.  You enter a space by using the SPACEBAR, the long plastic key near
the bottom of your keyboard.  It is not necessary to hold the SHIFT key
after pressing the SPACEBAR, as the space will tell the reader that one
word has ended and another has begun.

And let me tell you, it's a heck of alot easier to read without all those
capital letters clogging things up.

Oh, and by the way, if you don't tell me how this relates to FreeBSD I'm
going to ignore it.

> I Have A Shell Account Running System V Release 4.0, A Friend Uploaded
> Me A LARGE Zip Archive With Some Things I Need To Get My Unix Machine
> Up.  But The Server Doesn't Support Resuming, And I Get Kicked From My
> ISP Every 4 Hours And It Will Take 5 Hours Minimum To Download The
> Zip. How Do I Unzip The Thing On The Shell?

You didn't mention how the file is zipped.  Is it packed using .tar.gz,
.tgz, .zip, or what?  I'm not psychic, you know.

And this had nothing to do with FreeBSD so I'm going to ignore it.

Hope I've helped you in some way, Mr. Knight .. have a nice day!

Doug White                               
Internet:  dwhite@resnet.uoregon.edu    | FreeBSD: The Power to Serve
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