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    Tar Problem

    I have a problem with the tar program.

    After I installed the latest version of it which is the 1.20-2
    I cannot use the tar xvf command, I am prompted that tar program is not yet installed. But it is indicated in the synaptic package manager that it is installed already.

    What is the possible problem, please help.

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    Which directory is tar in?
    Is that directory in your PATH?

    Does is work if you specify the path on the command line?

    /path/to/tar xvf file.tar

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