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Command Description Package
cdrecord

record audio or data Compact Discs from a master

cdrecord

isoinfo

Utility programs for dumping and verifying iso9660 images

cdrecord

cpio

copy files to and from archives

cpio

dump

ext2 filesystem backup

dump

restore

restore files or file systems from backups made with dump

dump

dvdrecord

record audio or data Compact Discs and DVDs from a master

dvdrecord

pax

read and write file archives and copy directory hierarchies

pax

rmt

remote magtape protocol module

rmt

shar

create shell archives

sharutils

unshar

unpack a shar file

sharutils

uudecode

decode a file created by uuencode

sharutils

uuencode

encode a binary file

sharutils

star

unique standard tape archiver

star

tar

The GNU version of the tar archiving utility

tar

funzip

filter for extracting from a ZIP archive in a pipe

unzip

unzip

list, test and extract compressed files in a ZIP archive

unzip

unzipsfx

self-extracting stub for prepending to ZIP archives

unzip

zipgrep

search files in a ZIP archive for lines matching a pattern

unzip

zipinfo

list detailed information about a ZIP archive

unzip

zip

package and compress (archive) files

zip