The applications listed here are available for use in the Discovery Environment and are documented in: Discovery Environment Manual.

Discovery Environment Applications List

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Uncompress with tar

Decompress .tar, .tgz, .tbz2 files using GNU tar

App Creator

Matthew Vaughn

Quick Start

Test Data


Example data can be generated by the user by selecting either Compress a directory with GNU tar-1.27.1 or Compress selected files with GNU tar.

Input File(s)

Select the output from running either of the above mentioned applications (output should be named archive.tgz if using defaults).

Parameters Used in App

When the app is run in the Discovery Environment, use the following parameters with the above input file(s) to get the output provided in the next section below.

  • Default parameters only, no further configuration needed.

Output File(s)

Expect an the exact directory or directories or files selected for compression as output. 

Tool Source for App

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