Compress your files using tar and gzip utility

Posted by ankur1990 on Jul 31, 2011 4:11 PM EDT; By Ankur Aggarwal
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Compression of files is a necessity these days. It’s not only helps you in saving your space but also helps you in quick sharing and back up purposes. Text files compresses more than the web images and videos because they are already in the compressed form .You must have observed many open source softwares in the .tar.gz packages. These are the compressed file made out using the tar and gzip (gunzip) utility. So let’s get started with these great utilities

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