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1. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I was looking at this tutorial for tar extract Z file. Is there a reason why this did not work? I checked my man pages and it had a -Z option.
tar -xZvf /opt/Nimsoft/nimldr.tar.Z
tar (child): compress: Cannot exec: No such file or directory
tar (child): Error is not recoverable: exiting now... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: cokedude
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
OS : Fedora Linux 26
Shell : bash
I have a file with around 5000 lines like below.
file /usr/share/icons/Papirus/16x16/actions/papirus-icon-theme-20180501-1.noarch conflicts with file ...
file /usr/share/icons/Papirus/16x16/actions/align-horizontal-left-to-anchor.svg conflicts between... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: John K
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to extract a single file from a tar file to another directory.
So far I have this:
This one extract a single file to same directory:
tar -xvf filename.tar ./file.txt
I tried this but its not working
tar -xvf filename.tar /home/dir ./file.txt
or this: (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: erin00
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I would like to confirm my file.tar is been tar-ed correctly before I remove them. But I have very limited disc space to untar it.
Can I just do the listing instead of actual extract it? Can I say confirm folder integrity if the listing is sucessful without problem?
tar tvf file1.tar
... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: vivien_chu
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I take a backup using the following command on Solaris 9
tar cvf /dev/rmt/0n data
the data volume contains a number of files say a, b, c , d ... etc
Now I want to restore only one file (eg b) from the data volume.
When I issue the command
tar xvf /dev/rmt/0n data/b... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: rahmantanko
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I need to extarct only a particulay files from the tar.Z.
i need to extract one.txt from test.tar.Z.
The test.tar.Z may contain lot of file and folders.
Please help me to extract particular file to some location.
Kalai. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: kalpeer
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I want to view/display the contents of one file in tar file.
For example if the tar file is sam.tar.gz and one of the file inside is E1.txt, how do i view the contents of this E1.txt file.
Olso if I want to extract the E1.txt file only from sam.tar.gz how can i do that.
Thanks in... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: icefish
8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
In order to save diskspace and avoid of disk full during
unzip then extract the tar file
is there any tar unzip command would unzip and extract tar at the same time
thank in advance (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: darkrainbow
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
kindly help me how to extract one file form .tar.gz without uncompressing .tar.gz file.
thanks in advance
bali (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: balireddy_77
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i have a tar file which was in AIX box. its 300mb.
i cant untar in windowsxp home. I just get an empty folder with no files when i extract. i dont get any bad header or any such error.
i am using IZARC which is a freeware. Not sure if i should try winzip or winrar.
any help (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: bryan