backup file with tar

tar -cvf bind9-config-`date +%s`.tar *
backup your files in tar archive + timestamp of backup
Sample Output
medamin@inismhost:~/Documents/Developement/conf/bind9$ tar -cvf bind9-config-`date +%s`.tar *
db.192
db.192~
db.host.go
db.host.go~
named.conf.local
named.conf.local~
named.conf.options
named.conf.options~
medamin@inismhost:~/Documents/Developement/conf/bind9$

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By: Fuonum
2014-10-29 05:15:15

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