How to extract .gz and .tar.gz files in Linux

How to extract .gz and .tar.gz files in Linux

When transferring files over the network, it’s more preferable to transfer a single file (usually .gz or .tar.gz archive). Such an approach allows minimizing disk IO operations and speed up the file transmission process. A single file of 1GiB in size will be transferred faster than 1024 files of 1MiB in size. In this article, …

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