How to script automate unTAR of packages

Mikie kmb at
Mon Dec 28 12:20:54 PST 2009

>You are probably using GNU tar, so tar xvf works for all tarballs. And
you also don't need to do such a long script:

for file in /mnt/lfs/sources/*.tar*; do
  tar xvf $file

Since this is so simple ... can I do this on a command line?


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