Unix Z Commands

Posted at October 28, 2016 at 4:23 pm by Jithin

In this tutorial we can discuss about some of the powerful Z commands in Linux to perform normal operations on a compressed file. Some Z commands uncompress the file temporarily in /tmp directory to perform the operation defined. An advantage of using Z commands to uncompress a file is that it does not really uncompress the files to perform the operation. It will be a great relief for those who really are not intended to uncompress the compressed files for any verification or checking purposes.    [...]

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