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comment How to extract only a specific folder from a zipped archive to a given directory?
Use -j for that.
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comment how to extract .z file from an old QNX in Centos
The output of what? The example file you gave is a complete and correct zlib stream.
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answered how to extract .z file from an old QNX in Centos
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comment How to extract only a specific folder from a zipped archive to a given directory?
Then the filename was not matched. Do unzip -l xxx.zip to see what's in xxx.zip.
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comment How do I specify arguments to return all dot files, but not . and ..?
On my du, -a cannot be combined with -d. However du -d1 . does the trick. Thanks for that as well.
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comment How do I specify arguments to return all dot files, but not . and ..?
The du -s -- * .[^.]* ..?* works, and covers odd cases included spaces in the names and dot dot names. And it even works in bash. Thanks!
May
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comment How do I specify arguments to return all dot files, but not . and ..?
Interestingly, I have tcsh 6.17.00. Indeed, the globdot doesn't work there.
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answered How to extract only a specific folder from a zipped archive to a given directory?
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