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First of all I don't know whether this is possible. or no. Thought of getting experts thought.
I am having a tar file which contains zipped file in it . I tried individual command with extraction and it worked
tar -tvf TRANS_279.tar
-rw-rw-r-- qqa00 1394 2016-10-03 10:39:19... (8 Replies)
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this is my first and i can't speak english well, so please be kind !
Here is my problem :
I want to unzip a list of .zip files stored in one directory, so I though about using that : unzip '*.zip'
Thing is that all of my zipped folders contain a file with the unique same name :... (6 Replies)
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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)
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a tar file that contains multiple .Z files. Hence I need to issue a tar command followed by a gzip command to fully extract the files. How do I do it in a single command?
What I'm doing now is
tar xvf a.tar (this will output 1.Z and 2.Z)
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My requirement below-
1] I have a zip file on unix server - ETL_Extracts_20100218175009.zip which is composed of various entity extracts namely... ENTITY1.txt, ENTITY2.txt, ENTITY3.txt etc....
How do I unzip only a single file ..say ENTITY2.txt from this zip file.
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I just want to extract one sigle file from an .ear archieve instead of extracting whole ear.
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By accident, i deleted some files. Fortunately I have a backup backup.tar.gz files (750GB). It's too big for me to untar to get the file
Is it possible that i could get the selected files in backup.tar.gz if i know exactly where the files are located.
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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.
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This is my first post here - I'm hoping I can get some help! I have searched these forums and othersand not getting anything that works.
I am trying to extract a single file from a tar archive to a diffierent location than it will default to.
For example my tar log shows me ...
a... (3 Replies)
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