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Am trying to copy a tar file onto a series of remote hosts and untar it at the destination. Need to do this without having to do multiple ssh.
Actions to perform within a single ssh session via shell script
- copy a file
- untar at destination (remote host)
OS : Linux RHEL6 (3 Replies)
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I am facing a strange issue
while doing parallel (using & for background) scp/untar operation from my unix box to multiple unix boxes...
I am getting
tar : unexpected EOF in archive error
the code is as follows.,,,
for i in 10
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how can I untar a file without extracting it?
sample: file.tar to file
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I'm facing problem of untar'ing the tar contents with absolute pathnames to a different directory.
Please provide me some hint on how to resolve it.
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Is it possible to restore a TAR'ed file off of a tape to a location other than the original location? If so, how?
(The MAN pages give examples of how to restore only to the originating location.)
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