Working with XZ (Lossless Data Compression) Tool in Linux

XZ is another general purpose data compression tool with command line syntax similar to gzip and bzip2. xz compresses or decompresses each file according to the selected operation mode. It supports different formats to compress or decompress files. XZ Command Examples in Linux To create a compressed file you just need to use -z or…

Working with 7zip compression tool on Linux

7-Zip is a file archiver with a high compression ratio. It is free software with open source.You can use 7-Zip on any computer, including a computer in a commercial organization. You don’t need to register or pay for 7-Zip. 7-zip support multiple formats including:Packing and Unpacking for 7z, XZ, BZIP2, GZIP, TAR, ZIP and WIM …

File Compression & Decompression on Linux

One of the basic file operation performed while working on Linux is file compression and decompression. Compression reduces the size of the file depending on the type of the file. Reduced file size helps when moving files between different servers or also If you want to free some of your hard disk. Here I have…