How to Unzip Multiple Files with Command Line
It's a bit tricky to unzip multiple files with command line
Recently I’ve download a lot of zip files from the internet to my Raspberry Pi.
After all download progress finished, I see the files and try to unzip them all.
My first reflect is to type
unzip *.zip just like any other standard unix command (
But, to my surprise, it doesn’t work at all.
Take a look at the following snippet. This is an example output I get when I try to unzip multiple zip files with the wrong command.
So, how to solve this problem?
It’s actually pretty simple, just wrap the
*.zip with apostrophe (') like the following snippet.
Since now the command is written correctly, here is the expected output.
It’s a success!
Thank you for reading, see you on my next tutorial.