Tagged: tar.gz


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...


How To Unzip tar.gz File?

Compression provides more disk space and network efficiency in IT systems. There are different type, level and performance compression algorithms. tar.gz is de facto standard for Linux systems for a long time. In this tutorial we will look different ways to unzip or uncompres tar.gz files. Unzip with tar tar...


How To Uncompress and Untar Tar Gz File In Linux, Unix and BSD

tar and gz formats very popular in Linux, Unix and BSD world. A lot of files like source code, backup, configuration files etc. are compressed with this two formats. As a Linux system administrator we generally face with tar.gz extension files. In this tutorial we will look how to extract them easily. Tar...

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