Files with hpux file extension might be found as part of HP Unix operating system.

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HPUX file extension - HP Unix data

What is hpux file? How to open hpux files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The hpux file extension is related to HP Unix and probably used for one of its default file type.

Might have only been used in some previous version of the program. No further information about this file type could be found.

This hpux file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open hpux file:

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Free Software Foundation, Inc. logoGNU cpio  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:
Free Software Foundation, Inc.

GNU cpio copies files into or out of a cpio or tar archive. The archive can be another file on the disk, a magnetic tape, or a pipe. GNU cpio supports the following archive formats: binary, old ASCII, new ASCII, crc, HPUX binary, HPUX old ASCII, old tar, and POSIX.1 tar. The tar format is provided for compatibility with the tar program.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .hpux file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of software applications associated to the .hpux file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open hpux file, edit hpux file, convert hpux file, view hpux file, play hpux file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting hpux files.

Software that open hpux file - HP Unix data

Programs supporting the exension hpux on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about GNU cpio for open hpux file action.


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