Extract a certain file to a certain directory from a tar archive using GNU Tar

“gtar -C hobba -xvf aamr.tar aamr/1”

where:

“hobba” is the directory to extract to
“aamr.tar” is the archive from which we’ll extract the file
“aamr/1” is the file inside the archive to be extracted to the destination directory (hobba).

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