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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
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I have a question about automatic compression using sh and crontab
on an application which runs on the Suse Linux Server 11 SP4.
My question is how to compress every file in a directory into its own tar... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: Steven_2975
Environment: HP-Unix Operating System B.11.31 U ia64
I have a folder with around 2000 files. There are some files which sizes are more than 8 GB. I need to compress all the files in the folder into a single file, so that I can transfer the file.
I tried with tar command, but the tar... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: Siva SQL
3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I am trying to grab a folder and all the folders and files underneath it and send it from one computer to another. I basically want to compress the whole folder into a tar, tgz, or zip file so that it can be sent as one file. is there a command to compress a folder and all its contents into a tar... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: kane4355
4. 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)
Discussion started by: sakthifire
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need a shell script that will compress all the files in the UNIX box say /output/foldre/OUT/*.out.
1. I need to compress all the .out files present in this path.
2. The compressed files shuld be FTPed to Windows server say C:\Myfiles
3. Then the FTPed files should be... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Codesearcher
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am looking for the unix script which can takes the 2 month old data from a TXT file (there is one txt file in whiche messages are appended on daily basis) and compress them into new file.Please halp me out. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: vpandey
7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I need to compress a couple files in a directory.i tried using
tar cvf filename1 filename2
but i am not able to open tar file.
please suggest how to compress more than one file in to same file
thanks in advance (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: prasee
I would like to know if the following can be done.
route output from an sql select directly to a pipe and compress it at the same time.
Albert (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: booyena1
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I tried Compress ; gzip and bzip . And they don't always compress files to small . Can someone tell me if there is any compress tool better than those ?
thanks (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Sasuke
10. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Is it possible to compress a large Unix file (16GB), then FTP it to a Wintel machine running XP then uncompress?
I have already attempted to FTP the 16GB file but it stops at 4GB because XP FAT32 formtted drives will only allow 4GB file sizes.
The 16GB file in Unix(Solaris) compresses to... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: rampart1