Overview: Archive tools for linux

April 7th, 2007 mysurface

There are various archive file format exist, such as .tar.gz, .tgz, .tar.bz2, .gz, .bz2, .zip, .rar, .7z. The common questions regarding archives are “how to extract files from tar.gz?”, “how to create rar in Linux?” etc. Therefore this overview aims to covers simple examples of archive tool usage for the common format such as: tar, […]

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