[CentOS] About the tar extract signal directory~~

Majian jiannma at gmail.com
Wed Nov 11 14:38:04 UTC 2009


Thanks all .

I got it ~

On Wed, Nov 11, 2009 at 10:33 PM, mark <m.roth at 5-cent.us> wrote:

> Majian wrote:
> > Hi,all:
> >
> > I've couple of large tarballs such as www.tar and images.tar.
> >  Is it possible to extract a single file or a list of files from a large
> > tarball such as images.tar instead of extracting the entire tarball?
> >  How do I extract specific files under Linux / UNIX operating systems?
>
> All versions of *Nix have man pages. These are like WinDoze help, except
> more
> technically detailed. T use them, do
> prompt> man <command or file>
>
> It's possible to see what might be related by doing
> prompt> man -k <subject>
>
> man tar
>
> <snip>
> EXAMPLES
>        tar -xvf foo.tar
>               verbosely extract foo.tar
>
>        tar -xzf foo.tar.gz
>               extract gzipped foo.tar.gz
>
>        tar -cjf foo.tar.bz2 bar/
>               create   bzipped   tar  archive  of  the  directory  bar
>  called
>               foo.tar.bz2
>
>        tar -xjf foo.tar.bz2 -C bar/
>               extract bzipped foo.tar.bz2 after changing directory to bar
>
>        tar -xzf foo.tar.gz blah.txt
>               extract the file blah.txt from foo.tar.gz
> <snip>
>
>        mark
>
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