How to split a large file in Linux using split command

At times, very large files need to be split into smaller fragments and then re-assembled. To split a file, open a terminal window in Linux and enter the following command: $ split -b 1000K largefile <enter> where: largefile is the file to be split. 1000K means you want to split the file with each chunk … Continue reading How to split a large file in Linux using split command