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Linux gunzip Command Tutorial with Examples

.gz of gzip is very popular compression format used in Linux echo system. It is old compression algorithm but provides efficiency and speed during compression and decompression operations. Compression is very efficient file types like documents, text, some images etc. gzip compression algorithm also used in HTTP protocol to reduce traffic bandwidth. Decompress Files with … Read more

7z Command Tutorial With Examples To Compress And Extract Files In Linux

7zip is a popular tool and compression format. 7zip supports a wide range of platforms and operations systems like Windows, Linux, BSD, macOS, etc. Syntax We will use following syntax for 7z command. Help First before starting using the 7z command we can get usage and help information by using -h option. We can see … Read more

How To Zip, Unzip Files In Linux?

How To Zip, Unzip Files In Linux?

Winzip, Winrar are popular packaging and compression tools for Windows operating system. Winzip was very popular in old times and this made the zip compression algorithm popular too. Currently, a lot of files and folders are compressed with zip algorithms too. Zip compression is supported by Minix, Atari, MacOS, Android too. We look at how … Read more