decompress-targz

decompress tar.gz plugin

decompress-targz

tar.gz decompress plugin

$ npm install --save decompress-targz
var Decompress = require('decompress');
var targz = require('decompress-targz');
 
var decompress = new Decompress()
.src('foo.tar.gz')
.dest('dest')
.use(targz({strip: 1}));
 
decompress.run(function (errfiles) {
if (err) {
throw err;
}
 
console.log('Files extracted successfully!'); 
});

You can also use this plugin with gulp:

var gulp = require('gulp');
var targz = require('decompress-targz');
var vinylAssign = require('vinyl-assign');
 
gulp.task('default', function () {
return gulp.src('foo.tar.gz')
.pipe(vinylAssign({extract: true}))
.pipe(targz({strip: 1}))
.pipe(gulp.dest('dest'));
});

Type: Number
Default: 0

Equivalent to --strip-components for tar.

MIT © Kevin Mårtensson