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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
the problem states "Write a script that compresses all the files in the directory. Make a directory and put some files in it. Also make a sub directory in your directory and put files in it also. Once you have this basic ability to compress all files within a directory, add to your script a menu of... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Brittany
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi All !
We have to compress a big data file in unix server and transfer it to windows and uncompress it using winzip in windows.
I have used the utility ZIP like the below.
zip -e <newfilename> df2_test_extract.dat
but when I compress files greater than 4 gb using zip utility, it... (4 Replies)
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3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Could someone please help?
I'm trying to compress all the files in a directory without extension. I know for typical files with extension, the command is something like:
tar -zcvf file.tar.gz *.doc
What is the command for files without extension? Thanks. (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: AChan1118
I'm trying to compress a certain number of files from a cifs mount to a xfs mount, but cannot do it when the total size of the files is bigger than 2GB.
Is there any limitation for above 2GB?
OS is SLES 64bit
The files are maximum 1MB, so there are aprox. 2000 files to compress... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: xavix
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
First off I'd like to stress that I'm a true dummy :)
I have a website with SSH access and since it has user generated content I want to backup my website every day end send it through FTP to a different server. I got it working for my mysql database, so the only thing remaining are the... (2 Replies)
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Could someone give me an idea how to compress all files from a given directory that are not of type .z (compressed). Please help. (2 Replies)
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7. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
I am having difficulty compressing the files using compress or GZIP utility on NAS share NFS mounted on my linux server. Any one have idea on how to do this ? I get the followign error but the trying to compress the files
STRP2> compress STR_OUTBOUND_CDM_LOG_LOB.PRT2008_26.txt... (0 Replies)
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8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I would like to archive some of the scripts below(USFINUM042006_01.CSV
USFINUM042006_02.CSV and USFINUM042006_03.CSV )and also use a wildcard e.g. <command> USFINUM*.CSV. Also there are a lot of similar files but I want only the three latest files to be compressed. Which is the best... (3 Replies)
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9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can anyone help me out with compressing multiple files.
I have multiple files in directory , I have to compress these into a single file,
I tried using
gzip -r outfile.gz file1 file2 file3.
It is not working
Thanks in advance for your help
S :) (5 Replies)
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have my log files in /home/user1/temp2/logs i want to archive
*.log and *.txt files and to store in my /home/user1/temp2/archved/
with *.log with Time stamp ,Please let me know how to do this? (1 Reply)
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