×
UNIX.COM Login
Username:
Password:  
Show Password





×
UNIX.COM Login
Hello Unregistered
Welcome from United States
You are somewhere around Ashburn
Last Visit: 1 Minute Ago @ 07:07 PM
Bits: 0
UNIX Time: 1531696042

👤


UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

This forum is closed for new posts. Please post beginner questions to learn unix and learn linux in this forum UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers

Zip Error

 

 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
    #1  
Old 04-29-2004   -   Original Discussion by gelbvonn
gelbvonn's Unix or Linux Image
gelbvonn gelbvonn is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Last Activity: 5 April 2005, 10:40 PM EDT
Location: Singapore
Posts: 13
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Zip Error

Hi I would like to zip a directory of files while using "gzip *.*" or "ls | xargs gzip"
both prompted me arg list too long.
Can someone kindly advise me on how o overcome this. Thank you!
Sponsored Links
 

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

More UNIX and Linux Forum Topics You Might Find Helpful
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
> 5 ")syntax error: operand expected (error token is " error metal005 UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers 4 05-09-2011 10:30 AM
Error: msgcnt 1 vxfs: mesg 016: vx_ilisterr - / file system error reading AndryMB SCO 1 07-13-2010 06:49 AM
fssnap error :snapshot error: File system could not be write locked aggadtech08 Solaris 2 09-15-2009 10:12 AM
awk Shell Script error : "Syntax Error : `Split' unexpected Herry UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers 2 03-17-2008 11:16 AM
Error: Internal system error: Unable to initialize standard output file firkus UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers 2 10-25-2005 03:23 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:07 PM.

Unix & Linux Forums Content Copyrightę1993-2018. All Rights Reserved.