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is it possible to make a Tar of completely directory and placing the tar file in it (will this cause even the tar file to tarred ?)
/opt/freeware/bin/tar -cvf - /oracle | gzip > /oracle/backup.tgz
will the tar file backup.tgz also include backup.tgz ?
i tried... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: filosophizer
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
i have a 10 directory in my path
i have to take a tar of 7 directory without link files and also have to exclude those 3 directory.
tar -cvzf /path/file_name.tar.gz directoryname
facing problem in excluding links file (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: joy lobo
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I am writing a ksh script in cygwin though it could just as easily be bash and am trying to make an alert for myself where the bell rings many times like
echo '^G'except I want it to ping me many times not just once. For some reason doing
print '\a\a\a\a\a\a\a\a\a\a'or similar... (7 Replies)
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We've just upgraded to a newer version of emacs (21.3.1) and I've noticed something pretty annoying... Whenever you do a kill-ring-save, the cursor pops to where the mark was set, pauses a second, then pops back again.
This obviously doesn't sound like very much, but it really slows... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: tluamiani
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I want to backup all the directory tress, including hidden directories, without copying any files.
find . -type d gives the perfect list.
When I tried tar, it won't work for me because it tars all the files.
find . -type d | xargs tar -cvf a.tar
So i tried rsync.
On my own test box, the... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: fld2007
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I m new to unix and trying to use tar command with -C option -
tar -cf /tmp/Test_shell/ZipTestFolder/archive10.tar -C /tmp/Test_shell/ZipTestFolder/ .
It creates one more folder no_name inside the tar file. any suggestions how to remove it. I m using aix 5.3 (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: abhishek1.618
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if I have a tarfile called pmapdata.tar that contains
tar -tvf pmapdata.tar
-rw-r--r-- 0/0 21 Oct 15 11:00 2009 /var/tmp/pmapdata/pmap4628.txt
-rw-r--r-- 0/0 21 Oct 14 20:00 2009 /var/tmp/pmapdata/pmap23752.txt
-rw-r--r-- 0/0 1625 Oct 13 20:00 2009... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: borderblaster
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to tar the entire directory except one directory inside that.
I have used the below command
tar -cvfX test.tar bin/perl bin/
I need to tar all the directories inside the bindirectory except the perl directory
Please help me in solving this :b:
Kalai (4 Replies)
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Last Thursday my system come up those error log and haven't show up any details. Does anyone know what it mean? I need help :confused:
9359F226 0424184208 N U LVDD
00D2B9FE 0424183208 N U tok0
D0775966 0424182908 N U tok0
A9428A1A 0424170108 N U tok0
71B416E1 ... (0 Replies)
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