A former developer backed up all of our files using plzip. We no longer have the server he used to compress them and have not been able to find a program to decompress these files. We have Windows 7 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux machines. It doesn't really matter which but can somebody tell me how to install lzip or plzip? The files are here http://www.nongnu.org/lzip/ but I have no idea what to do with them. Nothing I've tried has worked.
These will run on a Red Hat machine, you need to compile them.
Put it in the same dir as your files. (backup the files somewhere)
From the command prompt run
If no errors occurred you should now be able to unzip your files using the command:
Or if you chose not to run the install command:
If you don't have the developer tools installed the appropriate way to install them is with: