Summary: Off Topic -- Corrupted gzip file

From: Lennon, Padraig <>
Date: Fri Jul 08 2005 - 11:08:22 EDT
This is another case of RTFM I'm afraid..

Thanks to Markus Mayer who suggested I use the command
#gzip -dc web-logs.gz > weblogs.log

This recovered most of the data...

Also thanks to Allan West for suggesting that it may be a problem with
the sun version of gzip v's GNU gzip...


>  -----Original Message-----
> From: 	Lennon, Padraig
> Sent:	08 July 2005 14:25
> To:	''
> Subject:	Off Topic  -- Corrupted gzip file
> Hi Gurus,
> I have found myself in a spot of bother with a gzip file of web logs
> that has the dreaded "unexpected end of file" problem. Is there any
> possible way of getting some data from this file at all or am I
> wasting my time?
> I will summarize...
> -Padraig

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