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gunzip all .gz file in current dir

Terminal - gunzip all .gz file in current dir
ls | grep .gz >> list.txt && cat list.txt | while read x ; do gunzip -d $x ; done && rm -rf list.txt
2010-11-17 11:06:02
User: maccu
Functions: cat grep gunzip ls read rm
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gunzip all .gz file in current dir

gunzip all .gz file in current dir

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What others think

why not just:

gzip -d *.gz

???

Comment by unefunge 204 weeks and 4 days ago

maybe too simple...

Comment by amaymon 204 weeks and 4 days ago

yes! too simple!

Comment by maccu 204 weeks and 4 days ago

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rube_Goldberg

Comment by SuperFly 204 weeks and 4 days ago

file list.txt not need.

ls | grep .gz | while read x ; do gunzip -d $x ; done
Comment by nektofil 204 weeks and 4 days ago

so newbie :)

Comment by zolden 204 weeks and 4 days ago

so newbie....gne gne gne! : )

Comment by maccu 204 weeks and 4 days ago

I hope for your career's sake, that this was just a joke.. LMFAO

Comment by nottings 204 weeks and 4 days ago

for i in i a m a n i d i o t; do echo $i; done

Comment by nottings 204 weeks and 4 days ago

Please, stop this shit.

Maybe I'm a bit blue-eyed, but we're here to help each other. No need to start another pissing contest.

Comment by unefunge 204 weeks and 2 days ago

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