zdiff : Linux Command Manual

SYNOPSIS zcmp [ cmp_options ] file1 [ file2 ] zdiff [ diff_options ] file1 [ file2 ] DESCRIPTION Zcmp and zdiff are used to invoke the cmp or the diff program on files compressed via gzip. All options specified are passed directly to cmp or diff. If only 1 file is specified, then the files …

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zdump : Linux Command Manual

SYNOPSIS zdump [ -v ] [ -c cutoffyear ] [ zonename … ] DESCRIPTION Zdump prints the current time in each zonename named on the command line. These options are available: -v For each zonename on the command line, print the time at the lowest possible time value, the time one day after the lowest …

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zfgrep : Linux Command Manual

SYNOPSIS zgrep [ grep_options ] [ -e ] pattern filename… DESCRIPTION Zgrep invokes grep on compressed or gzipped files. All options speci- fied are passed directly to grep. If no file is specified, then the standard input is decompressed if necessary and fed to grep. Otherwise the given files are uncompressed if necessary and fed …

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zforce : Linux Command Manual

SYNOPSIS zforce [ name … ] DESCRIPTION zforce forces a .gz extension on all gzip files so that gzip will not compress them twice. This can be useful for files with names truncated after a file transfer. On systems with a 14 char limitation on file names, the original name is truncated to make room …

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zgrep : Linux Command Manual

SYNOPSIS zgrep [ grep_options ] [ -e ] pattern filename… DESCRIPTION Zgrep invokes grep on compressed or gzipped files. All options speci- fied are passed directly to grep. If no file is specified, then the standard input is decompressed if necessary and fed to grep. Otherwise the given files are uncompressed if necessary and fed …

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zipgrep : Linux Command Manual

SYNOPSIS zipgrep [egrep_options] pattern file[.zip] [file(s) …] [-x xfile(s) …] DESCRIPTION zipgrep will search files within a ZIP archive for lines matching the given string or pattern. zipgrep is a shell script and requires egrep(1) and unzip(1) to function. Its output is identical to that of egrep(1). ARGUMENTS pattern The pattern to be located within …

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zless : Linux Command Manual

SYNOPSIS zless [ name … ] DESCRIPTION Zless is a filter which allows examination of compressed or plain text files one screenful at a time on a soft-copy terminal. It is the equivalent of setting the environment variable LESSOPEN to ‘|gzip -cdfq — %s’, and the environment variable LESSMETACHARS to “‘<space><tab><newline>;*?”()<>[|&^`#\$%=~'”, and then running less. …

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zmore : Linux Command Manual

SYNOPSIS zmore [ name … ] DESCRIPTION Zmore is a filter which allows examination of compressed or plain text files one screenful at a time on a soft-copy terminal. zmore works on files compressed with compress, pack or gzip, and also on uncompressed files. If a file does not exist, zmore looks for a file …

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znew : Linux Command Manual

SYNOPSIS znew [ -ftv9PK] [ name.Z … ] DESCRIPTION Znew recompresses files from .Z (compress) format to .gz (gzip) format. If you want to recompress a file already in gzip format, rename the file to force a .Z extension then apply znew. OPTIONS -f Force recompression from .Z to .gz format even if a .gz …

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zsoelim : Linux Command Manual

SYNOPSIS zsoelim [-CVh] [file …] DESCRIPTION zsoelim parses file arguments, or if none are specified, its standard input for lines of the form: .so These requests are replaced by the contents of the filename specified. If the request cannot be met, zsoelim looks for filename.ext where .ext can be one of .gz, .Z or .z. …

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