Is it possible to speed up the gzip process? I'm using mysqldump "$database_name" | gzip > $BACKUP_DIR/$database_name.sql.gz to backup a database into a directory, $BACKUP_DIR. the manpage ...
I have a folder with several files. These files are either .xml or .zip files. These .zip files contain .xml and/or .zip files. These .zip contains also .xml or .zip, and so on... until we finally ...
I am using this command on a 5GB archive tar -zxvf archive.tar.gz /folder/in/archive is this the correct way to do this? It seems to be taking forever with no command line output...