07.Jan.09Viewing compressed files$ zmore test.zip Allows examination of the compressed file test.zip. zmore filters for paging through text one screenful at a time, as the more command. It works on files compressed with compress, pack, gzip or zip.
15.Aug.08Looking at the EndFrom time to time we want to see only a few lines near the end of a file. We often use cat or more, but this can be tedious when the file is big (like a very long log file). You can use these commands to read from the end of the file: tac. It works exactly as cat but reading from the end of the file tail. It reads from the end of the file. It has more features than tac. The one I found to be more interesting is the -f flag. It makes tail to continue reading from the ...