wget -O- http://example.com/mytarball.tgz | tee mytarball.tgz | tar xzv

Download and extract a tarball on a fly, saving it

Very similar as doing "wget http://example.com/mytarball|tar xzv", this one involves the "tee" command between both, which will simultaneously write the tarball and copy it to stdout. So this command will locally save the tarball and extract it - both at the same time while it downloads.

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2013-03-06 11:11:28

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