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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need a script file for backup (zip or tar or gz) of old log files in our unix server (causing the space problem). Could you please help me to create the zip or gz files for each log files in current directory and sub-directories also?
I found one command which is to create gz file for the... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Mallikgm
I am using solaris 10 OS.Please help me out with the commands needed in below two scenarios.
1)How to delete the existing files in the tar file.
suppose i have a main tarfile named application.tar and it contains a file called ingres.tar.
what is the command to remove ingres.tar... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: muraliinfy04
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I greatly appreciate the forum and the people here very helpful :)
I could able to tar all the directories, sub dirs and the files. But unable to tar all the directories excluding the log and text files. Can anyone please advise the exact command to use for excluding .log and .txt?
PS:... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Olivia
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a tar file and inside that tar file is a folder with additional tar.gz files. What I want to do is look inside the first tar file and then find the second tar file I'm looking for, look inside that tar.gz file to find a certain directory. I'm encountering issues by trying to... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: bashnewbee
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have the gzip utility installed on machine and now i am compressing the files using gzip command.
i need to archive the .gz files using the tar command, but i get the command
'tar' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
operable program or batch file.
do i need to install the... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Codesearcher
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
4 files are returned when i issue 'find . -mtime -1 -type f -ls'.
However, when I issued the below command:
tar -cvf test.tar `find . -mtime -1 -type f`, the tar file only contains the 1st file -... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ahSher
7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
On my Unix Server in my directory, I have 70 files distributed in the following directories (which have several other files too). These files include C Source Files, Shell Script Source Files, Binary Files, Object Files.
b) /usr/users/oracle... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: marconi
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I downloaded what I thought was a gziped file (at least on remote server it had a .gz extention) and once I had it it was filename.tar.tar..I tried the standard untar tar -xvf filename on it and get an error. Does anyone know what's going on? (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: capeme
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have some file in /users/xyz directoty with .tar.gz extension. i need to find these files and if found in need to run other commands. I now the command for finding files,but how to put if condition ?please help me
Thanks (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: bmkreddy
10. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
How to untar a file with .tar.tar extension. A utility that i downloaded from net had this extension.
Thanks in advance,
bubeshj. (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: bubeshj