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 +====== How to find and tar files? ======
  
 +Use the following to find/tar files (not binaries):
 +
 +   find /​full/​path/​to/​search -type f | xargs tar cfvz archive.tgz
 +   
 +If you don't want to find/tar files in sub-directories,​ use:
 +
 +   find /​full/​path/​to/​search -type f -maxdepth 1 | xargs tar cfvz archive.tgz
 +   
 +If you're looking for specific file names, use:
 +
 +   find /​full/​path/​to/​search -name "<​pattern>"​ | xargs tar cfvz archive.tgz
tips/linux/findtar.txt · Last modified: 2012/06/02 22:35 by erik