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    Creating tar.gz files.

    I have some files that I want to archive and I want to know how to create the tar.gz thingy. they are some scripts that I wrote and I have a folder as well. i just want to know how to create the tar.gz archive. thanks!

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    Mentor Stuart's Avatar
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    Re:Creating tar.gz files.

    try tar -cvzf filename

    I'm not sure of that though.
    Check out man tar

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    Re:Creating tar.gz files.

    tar -czf filename.tar.gz /files/to/be/tarred

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    Re:Creating tar.gz files.

    I created a PET on this.

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