A TAR archive compressed with a basic Unix compression algorithm forms a TZ file. It’s short for .TAR.Z as it combines a .TAR and a .Z file. It’s a native compression format for Unix OS. Using TZ files on Unix can be done with simple commands but if someone wants to access them in Windows, it requires compression utilities like Winzip.
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