Posts tagged as compression

I recently decided to jump into the object storage revolution (yeah, I'm a little late). This drive comes from my very old archives I'd like to store offsite but also to more easily streamline how I deploy applications which have things like dat…

And yes, this handles file names with spaces and other weird characters…ohh the joys of double quotes. ls *.zip | while read i; do IFS="\n" echo "Starting on $i"; unzip -d "$i-extracted" "$i"; echo -en "Finished $i..\n"; done…

MySQL InnoDB engine based databases support compression of table data using zlib compression algorithm. From the official documentation, it is quite easy to create or alter a table to support compression! It of course helps quite a bit with colu…

Using 7z: 7z l file.7z 7z x file.7z directory/neededfile.txt Using Tar: tar ztvf file.tgz tar xzvf file.tgz directory/neededfile.txt Note the “t” is the argument telling tar to list files, so you could do “jtvf” for a bz2 archive, etc……