Re: Using the zip/unzip command given with Oracle in Unix, without directory names

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Date: Tue, 02 Sep 2008 11:53:35 +0200
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On Tue, 2 Sep 2008 02:19:10 -0700 (PDT), compuneo <> wrote:

>I am trying to compress using the zip/unzip command given with Oracle
>in Unix.
>The objective is to create a zip file, for e.g. for the following,
>from any directory other than tt, without the directory name.
>into Say I'm using this command: zip -r tt/
>In other words, I want the zip file to have only f1.txt and f2.txt.
>I am not able to compress without the directory names.
>I have seen all the options (shown with -h option) given with zip and
>also tried to see if unzip has any option to extract without the
>directory names. I could not find.
>Can anyone please advise. If there is any other Unix compression
>commands, to achieve this (.zip format).

Please cd into the directory at hand.
As far as I know this is the only method to drop the directory names. This applies to tar and other utilities too.

Sybrand Bakker
Senior Oracle DBA
Received on Tue Sep 02 2008 - 04:53:35 CDT

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