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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Following unix command is throwing error. Can anyone please help me to fix the issue?
tar -cvf /aa/bb/cc/tarball1.tar /x/y/z1/abc.ksh /x/y/z2/pqr.txt /x/y/z3/lmn.tmp
Error message thrown:
tar: Removing leading `/' from member names
OS: uname -a
Linux xyz... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: kmanivan82
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi all. I'm hitting a problem creating a tar archive in one directory from files located in a different directory. It fails when I replace the absolute paths with variables in the script but works if I just run tar on the cmdln. E.g.
LOG=$BASE/log... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: user052009
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
SunOS mymac 5.11 11.2 sun4u sparc SUNW,SPARC-Enterprise
I need to tar a folder /tmp/moht but do not want these three folders to be included in the tar file -> savejpg, bmpsave and imgsave
I tried --exclude, -path, -not options but it says bad option
Can you help me with... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: mohtashims
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
# for i in `cat a`
> tar xvf $a/$a*.tar*
tar: /*.tar*: Cannot open: No such file or directory
tar: Error is not recoverable: exiting now
tar: /*.tar*: Cannot... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: kenshinhimura
5. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Somebody must have done this before, but I can't seem to find any answer on my problem.
On HP-UX 11i v3 I have a relatively large tar ball (~120 GB), and I want to create the directory structure only from the archive.
There is no option to make a new archive with only the directory... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: hpvm_adm
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have tar filw which has multiple directories which contain files.
When i extract using tar -xf the directory structure also get extracted.
I require only files and not directory structures as there will be overhead of moving the files again.
So i searched here and got a solution but... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: chetan.c
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm using a tar command
tar -xOvf /home/mytar.tar
My intention is to extract data in files which are inside various directories,
without extracting files to the disk.
Is this the best way to achieve it?
Chetan (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: chetan.c
8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I am in a weird situation. I have a parent tarball which contains 2 sub tarballs.
The structure is such :
Parent.tar.gz ---- > child1.tar.gz and child2.tar.gz
I need to get the size of the parent tarball without untaring it
I know that the command is gunzip -c parent.tar.gz | wc -c ... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: mnanavati
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
This is the file structure:
DESKTOP/Root of Photo Folders/Folder1qweqwasdfsd/*jpg
DESKTOP/Root of Photo Folders/Folder2asdasdasd/*jpg
DESKTOP/Root of Photo Folders/Folder3asdadfhgasdf/*jpg
DESKTOP/Root of Photo Folders/Folder4qwetwdfsdfg/*jpg
DESKTOP/Root of Photo... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: guptaxpn
10. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Can someone pls guide me if there any utility to compress file on windows & uncompress on vxworks
I tried as -
- compressed some folders on windows ... i created .tar ( to maintain directory structure ) and compressed to .gz format.
- on VxWorks i have uncompressed it to .tar... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: uday_01