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How do I unpack/unzip/uncompress a file?

Posted on 2007-12-05
Last Modified: 2013-12-06
I am doing a patch upgrade and have the patchset in the following directory:
# pwd
# ls
4392446                   p4392446_8174_HPUX11.zip

I have signed on as root and have tried the following commands:
# unzip p4392446_8174_HPUX11.zip
sh: unzip:  not found.

 and  I have tried:
uncompress p4392446_8174_HPUX11.zip
p4392446_8174_HPUX11.zip.Z: No such file or directory

Question by:kzsk31
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Tintin earned 250 total points
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unzip is not a standard utility on HP/UX, you either need to unzip it on another box, or install unzip on the HPUX box.

Author Comment

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thx Tintin, I will try that
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Author Comment

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Thank you OmarFarid.
I did ftp to a different server and ran the unzip and that worked as well.
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