List contents of tar file

Created on Mar 05, 2019 by 

  1. copytar -tf tarball.tgz


description

Use this to see what files are in a tar file without needing to uncompress the file first.

tar


name

tar — The GNU version of the tar archiving utility

synopsis

tar [-] A --catenate --concatenate | c --create | d --diff --compare |
--delete | r --append | t --list | --test-label | u --update | x
--extract --get [options] [pathname ...]

description

Tar stores and extracts files from a tape or disk archive.