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Use this tag for questions about files containing other files and/or folders, that are not covered by a more specific tag like tar, cpio, zip, rar, ar, 7z (in that case only use the specific tags). For generic questions about making security backups and rsync's archive mode, use backup.

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There is a quite big advantage to using only-gzipped text files - the contents can be directly accessed with command-line tools like less, zgrep, zcat.
answered Apr 20 '16 by ejdi