Extracting an archive on AIX

Downloaded a ‘tgz’ file and needed to extract it.  Say the file is called “test.tgz”

On regular Unix and on the Mac, can use “tar -xvfz test.tgz” 

Didn’t seem to work on AIX.  Needed to do in 2 steps.

1. gzip -d test.tgz

2. tar -xvf test.tar