Re: How do I use the files you sent me?

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Posted by Jeff Horner on June 24, 1997 at 15:24:10:

In Reply to: How do I use the files you sent me? posted by Netlib User on June 24, 1997 at 15:23:07:

: I requested and received a code from netlib.Removing the message header is
: clear.But I'm not sure if I really understand the instructions to unpack the
: files.Here is what I get confused by:
: #!/bin/sh
: #..
: #..
: # remove mail header and "sh" the resulting files in any order.
: # to unpack,sh this message in an empty directory.
: [code]
: bigmail CUT HERE ....
: cat > dcopy.f <<'bigmail CUT HERE ......'
: #..
: At end there is
: #define

: Could you please help me with this.
: Thank you for your help.

You need to, at the shell prompt, do this:

$ sh filename

Make sure all mail headers have been cut off, and that:


is the first line of the file. Do this for every file you recieve.


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