How To Extract .tar.gz Files using Linux Command Line

By | 2017-01-05T16:53:13+00:00 January 5th, 2017|

In this tutorial we can learn how to extract tar.gz files using Linux Command line tools. A .tar.gz file is nothing, but an archive. It is a file that acts as a container for other files. The tar program provides the ability to create tar archives, as well as various other kinds of manipulation. For [...]

How to use Tar Command in Linux with examples

By | 2016-08-22T10:29:33+00:00 August 22nd, 2016|

The tar command stands for tape achieve, which is the most commonly used tape drive backup command used by the Linux/Unix system.  It allows for you to quickly access a collection of files and placed them into a highly compressed archive file commonly called tarball, or tar, gzip, and bzip in Linux. The algorithm used [...]