Linux How To Extract xz File
To extract an xz file on Linux just run the following command:
With newer versions of tar you should also be able to extract it with the tar command like this:
tar -xf example.tar.xz
If you don’t have the xz command you can install it with the following commands depending on your distro.
sudo apt install xz-utils # Debian / Ubuntu sudo dnf install xz # RHEL/Fedora/CentOS sudo yum install xz # RHEL/Fedora/CentOS older sudo pacman -S xz # Arch / Manjaro