How to Create Tar Gz File
This article describes how to create tar.gz files. By convention, the name of a tar archive compressed with gzip should end with either .tar.gz or .tgz.
How to Extract (Unzip) tar.xz File
Xz is a popular algorithm for compressing files based on the LZMA algorithm. This article explains how to extract (or unzip) .tar.xz or .txz archives using the tar command.
How to Extract (Unzip) Tar Bz2 File
Bzip2 is one of the most popular algorithm for compressing tar files. In this tutorial, we will explain how to extract or unzip tar.bz2 and tbz2 archives using the tar command.
How to Extract (Unzip) Tar Gz File
If you are roaming the open-source world, chances are you encounter.tar.gz files on a regular basis. Open-source packages are generally available to download in .tar.gz and .zip formats. In this tutorial, we will show you how to extract (or unzip) tar.gz archives.