Compress Files Using CLI

Why do we need to compress files or folder ?

  1. Sometimes when you download torrent, there a so many files.
  2. You want to direct download using HTTP instead of using FTP

Please make sure your seedbox space is enough to compress files. For example, if you are subscribed 50GB packages and the files you want to compress is 20GB, then after your compress the total space used is 40GB. Understand? Easy right?

This is tutorial to compress and extract files using cli in seedbox.


  1. Sorry forgot to mention in this video, First please connect to your seedbox using SSH first.
  2. Sorry, typo in earlier video, not compress file, but compress folder.

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