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How to open winrar files on Linux (Fedora/Ubuntu)

January 4, 2010 by @HKw@! | No Comments | Filed in Fedora, Open Office, Ubuntu, Unix

I just downloaded .rar file. But i can’t open it under my Fedora operating systems. How to open it?

RAR is a proprietary compression format widely used today. By default, Fedora unable to open RAR files. So, you need to install a software called unrar.

How to install unrar on Fedora?

Just use yum command as follows : (more…)

Open Office : Locked for Editing

August 13, 2009 by @HKw@! | No Comments | Filed in Mac OS X, Open Office

I used open office on my Mac OS X 10.5.8. Normally i have no issue in editing excel file. But today, i try to open the excel file, it prompt out an error “Document file XXXXX is locked for editing By: techkaki (13.08.2009 09:13)”

This excel file only allow read only. How to unlock this file for editing?

This problem can be solve by removing a file named “.~lock…”