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How to Download and Extract Tar Files with One Command

Nov 26, 2017, 23:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Aaron Kili)

Tecmint: Tar (Tape Archive) is a popular file archiving format in Linux. It can be used together with gzip (tar.gz) or bzip2 (tar.bz2) for compression. It is the most widely used command line utility to create compressed archive files (packages, source code, databases and so much more) that can be transferred easily from machine to another or over a network.

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