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Old 11-10-2007
How to move files while Taring..

Hi,
When I run the following command the files get TAR but the files in the folder remain intact.

tar -cvf TARZIP.10 Nov09/

Is there any way to move them into the folder than just copying them.

Thanks and regards,
Gideon.
# 2  
Old 11-10-2007
can you try

--remove-files

option.

Thx,
Siva
# 3  
Old 11-10-2007
Did you mean ?

tar -cvf TARZIP.10 Nov09/ --remove-file1 file2 file3

Note:I have around 15-20k files /folder


Thanks and regards,
Gideon.
 

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