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Old 12-29-2010
Question What is star

I am looking to take the Redhat Certification exam, and one of the guidelines is:
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Archive, compress, unpack and uncompress files using tar, star, gzip, and bzip2
Can someone tell me what star is? Thank you.
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Old 12-29-2010
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Old 12-29-2010
Thank you very much. Google was somehow not very helpful on this one.

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