How to Convert TAR to TAR.Z Using C#

In order to convert TAR to TAR.Z, we’ll use

Aspose.ZIP for .NET

API which is a feature-rich, powerful and easy to use archive conversion API for C# platform. Open

NuGet

package manager, search for Aspose.ZIP and install. You may also use the following command from the Package Manager Console.

Package Manager Console Command


PM> Install-Package Aspose.Zip

Steps to Convert TAR to TAR.Z via C#

Convertation from one archive format to another consist of following steps:

  1. Extract archive to intermediate storage
  2. Compress extracted data to desired format

System Requirements

Before running the conversion example code, make sure that you have the following prerequisites.

  • Microsoft Windows or a compatible OS with .NET Framework, Mono and COM Interop.
  • Development environment like Microsoft Visual Studio.
  • Aspose.ZIP for .NET DLL referenced in your project.

Convert from TAR archives to TAR.Z - C#


     using (ZArchive archive = new ZArchive())
{
	archive.SetSource("source1.tar");
	archive.Save("output.tar.z");
}
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    Other Supported Conversions

    You can also convert TAR into many other file formats including few listed below.

    TAR TO ZIP (Zipped (compressed) Files)
    TAR TO 7ZIP (7zip Archive)
    TAR TO TAR.BZ2 (Burrows–Wheeler Compressor)
    TAR TO CPIO (Copy In, Copy Out Archive)
    TAR TO TAR.GZ (Streaming Deflate Compressor)
    TAR TO TAR.LZ (LZMA Multi-Block Compressed Data)
    TAR TO TAR (Tape Archive)
    TAR TO TAR.XZ (Container for Compressed Streams)
    TAR TO TAR.Z (LZW Compressor)