On October 10, 2008 02:49:44 pm Joe Tseng wrote: > I'm sure this is easy but googling hasn't gotten me anywhere yet... I want > to compress all the files in my directory that don't already have a .gz > extension. I want them to be individual compressed files, not part of a > single .tar.gz file. Can anyone point me to where I can find how to do > this? > > tia, > > - Joe > _________________________________________________________________ > Want to do more with Windows Live? Learn “10 hidden secrets” from Jamie. > http://windowslive.com/connect/post/jamiethomson.spaces.live.com-Blog-cns!5 >50F681DAD532637!5295.entry?ocid=TXT_TAGLM_WL_domore_092008__________________ >_____________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to > "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"
"gzip *" will do it. It leaves out files that already have the .gz extension. "gunzip *" will put them back the way they were. -- Mike Jeays http://www.jeays.ca _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"