What does tar mean in Unix Commands?
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What does tar mean?
- any of various dark-colored viscid products obtained by the destructive distillation of certain organic substances, as coal or wood.
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tar also stands for:
- Tactical Air Request
- Tape Archive Rfc
- Tape Archive to Restore
- Tape Archiver Rpm
- TAR Compressed file archive
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