This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to extract or unzip tar archived files compressed with xz compression ending in .tar.xz or .txz on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS.
The tar command allows you to create and extract tar archives. There are many compression algorithms used by the tar command including, gzip, bzip2, bz2, xz and more.
Tar archives compressed with xz will end with either .tar.xz or .txz.
If you’re a student or new user looking for a Linux system to learn on, the easiest place to start is Ubuntu Linux OS. It’s a great Linux operating system for beginners.
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