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Ubuntu 18.04 Extracting files “parsing filters is unsupported” [duplicate]

Running Ubuntu 18.04 on a laptop. I tried extracting a file(~700MB) using right click+extract here but got the following error message: The file contains mainly pdfs, but also text files, some ...
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Extract tar.gz files [duplicate]

After I type tar bash-5.0.tar.gz in the terminal, I get a folder named bash-5.0, which contains a lot of files. How do I get the program bash-5.0 so that I can install it on my computer?
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Email extractor for Ubuntu

I need to extract some emails from Facebook for my marketing research. Before with Windows I have used this but now I can't find anything similar to install on Ubuntu. So, I need some program or ...
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A 100+ GB tar.gz file does not properly extract

I have downloaded a 120 GB dataset in a tar.gz using Download Accelerator Plus, and used the following command to extract it: tar -xvzf train_val2018.tar.gz The dataset, when extracted, should ...
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How do I get a list of unique names and the sum of numbers from each row containing this name, with 1 command?

The problem I have a log file with the following format: 2018/12/05 22:43:14 [ChestShop] User bought 1 Boat for 8.00 from Admin Shop at [...] -246, 65, 61 2019/01/02 10:09:38 [ChestShop] User sold ...
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How do I extract an ISO file?

I've seen tutorials online, but whenever I try the same thing as there it says that the file is not found? Does it have to be in a specific place or??? I've tried using p7zip (on terminal it shows ...
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How do I extraxt audio files from mkv files? TO DELET THE MUSIC IN THE BACKGROUND

I want to know how to get all the audio files from the mkv file. it has to be more than one file. SO I CAN DELETE THE MUSIC IN THE BACKGROUND of THE VIDEO. What software I can use? And how to use it? ...
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When extracting from an archive, how to stop “Files” to select the extracted folder(s) afterwards

I like to extract archives and delete them afterwards. Now, when I select one or more archives and "right-click -> extract here", after successful extraction, the extracted folder(s) is automatically ...
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tar -xvf file.tar.gz failed with: gzip:stdin:not in gzip format

I tar a set of files with command:tar -czvf file.tar.gz file/ then copy to usb (ext4 format), I checked that I can untar it. After I reinstall system(ubuntu 18.04) , when mount usb , some error ...
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How do I extract .cpk files in Ubuntu?

I have a .cpk file that needs to be extracted. So I tried to extract it in windows. But there are some illegal characters in that CPK file, so I couldn't open it. So, I tried to do it in Ubuntu. So, I ...
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Extract content of (corrupted?) .ova file

I have VirtualBox on my laptop and a .ova file which is a Ubuntu VM (Ubuntu 18.04) from another laptop. I want to import this .ova file into VirtualBox but I get the following error: Could not find ...
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How can I extract data from UNIX file?

I am beginner I would like to extract data ,which the file begins with "START OF TEC MAP" and ends with "END OF TEC MAP", from file. How can I get this specific interval? Which commands should I use? ...
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How install GNUCash in extract file mode?

I try to install GNUCash in extract file mode. The problem is that I don't find any INSTALL or MAKE file or any Configure folder at all. Here a link to the download on sourceforge : https://...
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Script to combine movie audio tracks in order to learn a language

I would like to build a special script to learn English from a movie (dvd, mkv ...). I would like to extract the audio part in my native language then in English and the subtitles with the timeline. ...
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Extract bin to img

I currently have Ubuntu 18 installed on a mac. I'm trying to use dd to copy a disk image to a floppy to boot my Macintosh Color Classic, but I cannot for the life of me figure out how to convert the ....
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How to extract multiple bits of information that appear on different lines within the same text file

I am trying to extract the sequence ID and cluster number that occur on different lines within the same text file. The input looks like >Cluster 72 0 319aa, >O311_01007... * >Cluster 73 0 ...
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What does Ununtu 17.10 invoke when I use “Extract here”?

I am using Ubuntu 17.10, with Unity. I have a zip file, which, when unzipped with "Extract here", produces error There was an error while extracting "file.zip". Error opening file "/path/to/file/...
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I don't have the permission to extract files

I downloaded SDL 2 few weeks ago and SDL_Image just yesterday. I would like now to extract SDL_Image to the SDL2 file (which is in usr/include/). But every time I try, I receive an error message ...
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How to unzip only the first few lines of a zip archive?

I have a zipped text file a.zip I want to read the first 10 lines of it. Is it possible to do that without unzipping the whole file?
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How would I extract a .img file

I am trying to extract a .img file (hard disk image with with Chromium OS on it). I have not been able to find any way to do this other than mounting it but that is not usable because it shows up as ...
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Can I extract a program or script from an ISO image or bootable drive? [duplicate]

Is it possible to extract a specific script from an .iso or bootable drive? I want to use a Ruby script would come pre-installed if I were using Kali Linux, but without actually using Kali Linux. ...
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How to extract a backup from old 1993 files from an IBM PS2?

Recently, I stumbled on some boxes of 3.5" diskettes from my Father's early 1990's PS2 with a postit note on saying "IBM PS2 Backup C:\ - 10/28/93" There were 25 discs in all and incredibly, using ...
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How to Install/execute JCrypTool on Ubuntu 14.04

I'd like to install/execute JCrypTool on my Ubuntu 14.04 How should I do it? -- info from comment -- I am using jcryptool-0.9.9-linux.gtk.x86.tar.gz, I have extracted it to home directory, but it ...
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Show content of huge txt/json file without extracting huge zip file

I got a zip file of ~400MB and within it there are certain txt/json files roughly in the range of 400MB - 1GB size. I simply want to view first 100 lines of a target file without extracting it from ...
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Cannot run executable after extracting tar.gz

(Ubuntu version : 17.04 Zesty Zapus) Hi, I have downloaded an IDE for C/C++ programming called "MinGW Developer Studio" from this link. After extracting the files to a folder, I cannot run the ...
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Extracting archive to root - Swift

I'm trying to install Swift on ubuntu 16.04; I've downloaded the archive and am ready to extract it, though I'm not entirely sure where I should extract it to. I was considering simply extracting it ...
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Is extracting a ISO file to USB the same method as creating a bootable USB? [closed]

I'm trying to create a bootable Ubuntu USB, so that I can boot Ubuntu on my PC. But since I have no other PC left, I'm stuck with just one option. To extract the ISO file directly to the USB using my ...
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Recursively extract rar files

I ran into a little problem when extracting rar files recursively. Im using this line find . -name '*.rar' -exec unrar e {} \; -exec rm {} \; && rm *.r* and it seems to work! But the problem ...
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extract and save subfiles from a gz file

EDIT: I used the command tar xvfz and everything is good now. I see a subfolder with all the files in it, just as i wanted to. First, please excuse me this is a stupid question, i am very new to ...
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How to extract data from web site through wget or curl

I need to extract the result of the table dinamically generated in this website: http://reportaziende.it/cercaAvanzata.php I found this topic: How to download table from a website using wget/curl? ...
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Linux script to extract usernames from text file

I am a beginner at scripting but I created a text file called text.dat which contains only usernames in the file location /home/daniel/text.dat and I’m trying to run a script(called addusers.sh) that ...
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How to mimick the 7zip “extract to ”.“” context menu option from Windows

I'm pretty new at using the terminal and was wondering how to place a folder full of .zip files into sub folders named the same as the .zip file it was extracted from. So far I figured that unzip '*....
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Extract specific Z file method

I downloaded files from ftp://cddis.nasa.gov/gnss/products/ionex via wget -r -nc ftp://cddis.nasa.gov/gnss/products/ionex distribution by years from 1998 to 2016 and per years contain 365 or 366 ...
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How to extract files from a split 7zip archive ended by .001 and .002?

I have two files data.7z.001 and data.7z.002. l tried to extract them using : 7z e asdf data.7z.001 l got this error 7-Zip [64] 9.20 Copyright (c) 1999-2010 Igor Pavlov 2010-11-18 p7zip ...
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“Extract To…” gone after updating from 16.04 to 16.10

I recently updated my LXDE from Xenial Xerus to Yakkety Yakk. After the upgrade, I no longer see the Extraction-related context menu items for compressed files (e.g. rar) in PCManFM. Why is that? How ...
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LZMA library error: No progress is possible

I try to extract a tar file and when I right click on that file and select "extract here" it says to me: An error occured while extracting files Lzma library error: No progress is possible How ...
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all TARs not extracting [duplicate]

Link to file: http://nginx.org/download/nginx-1.11.6.tar.gz so, i'm trying to install nginx with the rtmp module and when I go to extract the nginx source from the tar.gz i get an error: gzip: ...
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Help installing amdgpu-pro with r9 390

Following the directions found on AMD's site here here, I run in to a problem trying to extract the drivers. Here is what my terminal reads ~/Downloads$ tar -Jxvf amdgpu-pro-16.40-348864.tar.xz xz: ...
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extract information from a file with loop

I need help :) I have a file like this: AA BC FG RF TT GH DD FF HH (a few number of rows and three columns) and I want to put the letters of each column in a variable step by step in order to ...
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Cannot extract .tar.gz file? [duplicate]

I installed the .tar.gz file for BRL-CAD. File name is BRL-CAD_7.26.0.2_Linux_x86_64.tar.gz at location /home/user/Downloads. I opened Terminal and typed in $ tar -zxvf BRL-CAD_7.26.0....
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How to undo rar archive extraction?

How to undo rar archive extraction? Incorrectly extracted with 7z utility, multiple errors, dirty extraction with "unsupported method".
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.tgz extract error like data --format violated

I have BSP folder for embedded computer.for booting from on board manufacturer given one .tgz file.I am trying extract those file using the cmd like tar -zvxf filename.tgz I have logged as root and ...
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Can't extract files

This error comes up when I try to extract the file or use it: Any idea why?
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How to extract .zix file in Ubuntu?

I am using Ubuntu 15.10,I have downloaded a Torrent file with .zix extension,is there any way to open and play it?
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How to solve simg2img error “Invalid sparse file format at header magi”?

I installed android-tools-fsutils using the terminal on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and ran simg2img to extract RemixOS's system.img file but each time I get the same error - "Invalid sparse file format at ...
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How to extract a Inno Setup Installer

How to extract a Inno Setup Installer. This is not a .7z, or any other file that 7z can extract. according to the file command this is a file of the type: PE32 executable (GUI) Intel 80386, for MS ...
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Extracting a password protected .7z file with 'p7zip' returns an error

I am trying to extract a password protected .7z file with p7zip -d filename.7z command. Unlike on Windows, on Ubuntu I do not get a prompt to enter password. Instead the terminal throws an E_NOTIMPL ...
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How do I extract test line by line from a text file in terminal?

So I have a .sh script that needs to wget a lot of files. I have a text file set up like this http://www.website.com/w4w4wbvert9rtr/video.mp4 http://www.website.com/wserteg444gs4r/video.mp4 http://...
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Extract a few names from a File

So, my Problem is that I have a file with a lot of names in it, and I want to extract Information by using a command. I want a few of the Names starting with a specific last name..for example "d". It'...
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How to use a file extracted from .dmg file?

I have extracted a .dmg file into .img file following the accepted answer of this question. At last I mounted it and extracted to /mnt directory. That .dmg file was a software. But now how I can ...