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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. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I do have question for un tar a file. I have several 'tar'ed files. For example: SRS.tar.bz2. I was trying to untar them in a linux server using the command:
tar xvjf SRS.tar.bz2
It worked perfectly. but when I open this file in my mac computer all the files are extracted into a... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: Lucky Ali
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a tar file and inside that tar file is a folder with additional tar.gz files. What I want to do is look inside the first tar file and then find the second tar file I'm looking for, look inside that tar.gz file to find a certain directory. I'm encountering issues by trying to... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: bashnewbee
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am sure this has been asked before, but honestly, I cant find post talking about it.
Here is what I need:
- A tar file will be generated manually by user
- This tar file is then used within a bash shell script
My source folder structure is like this:
... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: manolain
5. Emergency UNIX and Linux Support
I want to extract a particular folder from .tar format files.
File Name: backup.tar
The backup.tar contains the below folders & files.
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Discussion started by: k_manimuthu
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
4 files are returned when i issue 'find . -mtime -1 -type f -ls'.
However, when I issued the below command:
tar -cvf test.tar `find . -mtime -1 -type f`, the tar file only contains the 1st file -... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ahSher
how can I extract glibc-2.3.2.tar.tar file ?
I used tar -xf but does not work.
Thank you. (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: big123456
How to extract a tar.gz file and put it under a designated folder that I specify in a one line command?
thank you in advance. (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: melanie_pfefer
I have an image backup of an entire file system (Solaris 9 on N240) on a tar file.
How can I use this tar file to retore my system?
omd (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: omd
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
kindly help me how to extract one file form .tar.gz without uncompressing .tar.gz file.
thanks in advance
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