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zip a folder

is it possible to zip a whole folder instead of each file individually?
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got it

zip -r filename directory

sorry please ignore
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Why ignore ? "zip -r desired-file-name.zip target-directory/" will work.
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sorry

sorry i had meant please ignore this thread as i had already figured out that problem
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