How to restore backup files | Backup and restore Files in linux

Restore backup files

To restore backup files you have go location of file and gzip the file means remove .gz from file name.

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To gzip a file the syntax is

#gunzip <file name>

#gunzip etc.tar.gz

Now Untar the file and check for the size of the file/directory

To untar a file use following syntax

#tar –xvf <file name>

#tar –xvf etc.tar

 

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