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May 7, 2010

Cannot use to make roads

devadutta @ 10:43 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1273272182 ) Play

This unix tool X was originally created to backup files on devices like 1. Even though devices like 1 are now extinct, this tool is still used by almost everyone who deploy software on *nix based systems. Identify X.

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Answer: tar – Tape Archiver. Tar basically joins multiple files into one.


22 Responses to “Cannot use to make roads”

  1. udupendra
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    tar


  2. Aparna
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    Tape drives


  3. X = tar


  4. Tar


  5. Rithwik K

    Magnetic tape in Apple II


  6. Raghuvansh
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    Tarball


  7. Rahulk
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    TAR (short for Tape ARchive)….I still use it for my backups of my projects on my UNIX Server.


  8. shrik
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    tar.


  9. varuns88
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    tar?


  10. Logik
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    Super question and clue.

    tape archiver / Tarball.

    Tar


  11. calvin

    tar file format.. ?


  12. SV
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    The tar command


  13. X : tar command. .
    1 : Tape drive.


  14. dineshk
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    tape archive aka tar. Great Question.


  15. Rogi
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    (T)ape (AR)chive or *TAR*


  16. Dibyo
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    tar


  17. Manish Achuth
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    tar aka tape archive.


  18. shenoyvarun86
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    GNU Tape Archive a.k.a TAR


  19. Abhishek
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    tar [Tar archiver]


  20. Abhishek
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    I am sorry it is

    *[Tape archiver]


  21. akhi
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    dd


  22. .tar?


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