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Re: decompress tgz

On Thu, Sep 13, 2001 at 11:04:07PM +0530, shyamk@eth.net wrote:
> What is tgz and how do you decompress it ?
> I undertand for gzip it is gunzip , for tar it i tar xvf 

The .tgz extension means tar compressed with gzip.  It is the same as
.tar.gz.  You can also decompress and untar in one operation with 
'tar xvzf'.

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