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i have abt 3 gb of data which i have to compress in 1.5 gb of space but all i know is the gzip command...plz tell me how to create a tar archive n compress it ...n also how to uncompress it...also suggest other commnds by wich i can acompress 3gb to abt 1.5gb
what is /path/to/data n is archive in archive.tar.gz stand for the name of thae archive..n say i have 10 files n i want to add all of those in gzip format in one tar archive.how is it possible.
eg...i have files..
i want to have all the files in a file called important.tar.gz(if i have .gz ...it implies files in gzip format)
what should be the command now