I have a need to create a tar of two sibling folders and send it to a client for extraction on their Mac OS desktop by double-clicking it. yes, that's a requirement of theirs. so I go: cd ~/Desktop ...
I am distributing packaged files in ZIP format. I use the following to create: zip -r distr.zip files/ When expanded on other UNIX system files preserve their permissions as they were when I packed ...
I want to update/freshen a file in a zip archive with the contents of stdin. So far I haven't been able to find a way to tell the zip command that the contents of stdin correspond to a particular ...