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Script to intelligently extract multiple archive types

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"Do The Right eXtraction" - don't remember what set of tar flags or where to pipe the output to extract it? no worries!


pip install dtrx-noahp

dtrx yolo.tar.gz

This is a copy-paste of the original dtrx repo:

The dtrx utility is not right now (2020-04-06) available on the Ubuntu 20.04 PPA, and the package published to is no longer installable from pip, due to now redirecting to, and the pypi dtrx package 404's due to empty list of packages:

Main dtrx pypi page is here:


I've submitted these changes to .

What is this repo then

This repo is just enough patch to deploy a dtrx-noah to pypi so I can keep using this tool on Ubuntu 20.04.

I attempted to get the tests all working via tox , for which I used a Dockerfile to try to get some kind of environment consistency. You can run the tests by running:


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