The modern Linux equivalent to .zip is .tgz, and it makes me happy that the program which makes them still supports -L, an option which lets you change the reel of magnetic tape part way through. https://linux.die.net/man/1/tar #computing
@h2g2bob "Prepare volume #2 for ‘foo.tar’ and hit return:" :)
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Why not take a look at dbatley.com for other interesting stuff.