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How do I extract all archives in the subdirectories of this folder?

How do I extract multiple archives in contained in subdirectories in a folder, outputting the results back into the folders where the archives are.
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How to “undo” an “unzip” performed in terminal / CLI?

I know this is possible with a botched unTAR, although I can't recall the exact command.... but is it possible to "undo" a recent "unzip" command, in this case, using the mac terminal? This is using ...
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How to manually extract a backup set made by duplicity?

I have a set of files on my webserver produced by duplicity software: duplicity-full.20110315T085334Z.vol1.difftar.gz duplicity-full.20110315T085334Z.vol2.difftar.gz ...
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Extract files out of Solaris pkg file without installing

How can I extract the binaries out of a pkg file without adding them to the default locations under /usr or other default folder. I want to add this package under my own directory ...
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root partition is full when trying to open big files

I have big tar.gz and .rar files. when i try to open them (even to amounted partition with over 500G) my root partition is consumed, i'm guessing it's something to do with temp files but i have no ...
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How can I extract from this tar file when my file may be corrupt?

When attempting to extract all files from a tar file, I get the following error message: tar: Skipping to next header tar: Error exit delayed from previous errors Some of the files extract properly ...
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How to get cpio (gnu, rhel 4) to extract to a specified directory?

Reason is I want to make a tidy script instead of cd /some/dir cpio -whatever<somefile cd - Thanks
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Extracting lines from a file based on prefix

I need to extract all lines from file2 that begin with an id # prefix contained in file1. File 1 is single column like: 324 399 408 135236 321590 File 2 is multi-column like: 1 [tab] 108 [tab] ...
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CVS checkout from a partial repository

I have a partial CVS repository - a copy of a subfolder within the master repository, and I'd like to do a checkout of head. I've tried doing this directly: $ cvs -d /path/B2MEj/ co B2MEj cvs ...
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Copy any file with a specific file extension in subfolders into a folder

I found a script on here that would use 7zip and extract all the files in all the sub-folders of a specific folder and put them in their own folder using the script below. What I need is add to it ...
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Extract data from VHD

I cant attach the vhd to server 2008 disk management as it says the disc is invalid But it does run in HyperV, but as I need it offline I cant extract it when the hyperV is running. Any ideas?
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TAR command to extract a single file from a .tar.gz

Does anyone have a command syntax for extracting 1 file from a .tar.gz that also allows me to place the extracted file in a certain directory? I have Google'd this and get too many variations with a ...
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How to consistently get Apache version in Perl for comparison against configuration requirement list

How can I extract the Apache version number? I would like to then use this number to compare it against a value in a configuration requirement file for a minimum Apache version as part of an ...
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Extract a selected file from a .tbz file

I am on CentOS server. I have to download a .tbz file every day which is of 3GB in size and then i have to extract it and use inner files for further process. There are 48 files in the .tbz extracted ...
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wireshark extract w3c log file

Does anyone know how I would go about extracting urls in w3c extended log format from a wireshark pcap capture file? Thanks
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script for extracting all gzip files in linux

All of my files in my linux server converted to gzip files I need a script for extracting all gzip files (*.gz files)