Miscellaneous: Tar

(last edit: 2000-11-22) tar [-C DIR] [-xzvf] [tarfile] -C First go to specified dir before processing -x Extract -z If zip file: firt unzip. Zip files are mostley identified by .tgz of .gz -v Verbose: display wat tar is doing -f File: specify the file to extract Example: user@host:~#tar -C extractdir -xzvf sample.tar.gz

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