znew command examples

– About znew : recompress .Z files to .gz files

– Comes From : gzip-1.3.12-18.el6.i686

– Configuration Files:

Examples :

– To compress .Z file to .gz

# znew test.Z

– To force compress from .Z to .gz enven if .gz file exists.

# znew -f test.Z

– To test the new files before deleting originals.

# znew -t test.Z

– To use the slower compression method

# znew -9 test.Z

– To keep the original file if its smaller than .gz file

# znew -K test.Z

– To use less disk space while converting

# znew -p test.Z

Related Commands : gzip, zmore, zdiff, zgrep, zforce, gzexe, compress

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