[TriLUG] create tar file from stdin
benc at alumni.psu.edu
Wed Feb 3 15:36:02 EST 2010
Do you mean create a tar file that contains all the files who's names
are listed on stdin? If so xargs is your friend.
ls | xargs tar -cf myfile.tar
Matthew Opoka wrote:
> Anyone know of a way to read stdin with tar and create a tar file?
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