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hmmm..
ket's say iahve a libary that is 7 megas and i'm useing a winzip-less computer how do i zup the libaty into 1.44 disks with arj? what's the command
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by:GEM100
ID: 2792484
Just put the floppy in the drive (empty one), type the following, it will automatically ask you to insert the other disks disks one by one in the process

arj a a:\library.arj *.*

*.* are the files, specify the path if needed. Say files are in c:\lib, instead of *.* should be c:\lib\*.*
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by:j2
ID: 2792508
actually the correct way is to tell arj the volume size in advance.


arj -ar -v1440 destination source

(actually that exact example is in the docs)
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by:GEM100
ID: 2792521
not with older versions
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by:clefairy_in_b5
ID: 2793017
i'll give you the answer tommeorw
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by:clefairy_in_b5
ID: 2793027
Adjusted points from 5 to 7
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by:clefairy_in_b5
ID: 2793028
oops!!!!! 'im an idiot!!!!
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by:clefairy_in_b5
ID: 2793031
sorry dude
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by:j2
ID: 2793143
The syntax i suggested works with ALL ARJ versions that _support_ volume spanning. IF the syntax doesnt work, it doesnt support spanning at all.
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by:clefairy_in_b5
ID: 2793446
i knwo .
i'll be at the place i arj tommerow
and then i'll give you the ponits.
again sorry for rejecting
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by:clefairy_in_b5
ID: 2793477
i knwo .
i'll be at the place i arj tommerow
and then i'll give you the ponits.
again sorry for rejecting
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cycraymond earned 7 total points
ID: 2796073
The syntax is

  arj a -vv -va -v1440 a:\xxx

After that just swap in the diskette when the computer instructed so....
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by:j2
ID: 2796083
which is what i already said.
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by:GEM100
ID: 2796309
never mind, heh, just close this question, give them points, they deserve it
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by:clefairy_in_b5
ID: 2798655
if you say so.
sorry again
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