[Techtalk] Copying a file + archive to one file

Kenneth Gonsalves lawgon at thenilgiris.com
Sat Feb 25 00:23:38 EST 2006

On Friday 24 Feb 2006 6:30 pm, Carla Schroder wrote:
> I think you want tar, though I don't know if it support zip and
> exe files,

i think she wants a selfextracting file. 

do tar -cvzf myarchive.tgz myfilelist

you will get a zipped archive called myarchive.tgz, and if you click 
that in a grapical file manager it will prolly extract - but i 
doubt whether an old distro like rh 9 would do it


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