troubleshooting Question

build a bash script to untar/unzip all files in a tree.

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I need to have a script to expand all the .tar/.gx/.bz2 files in a tree.

I stole a script function to execute the correct expanding programs. Then I tried to pipe filenames to it (with full paths) and that failed complaining that  "extract": No such file or directory.

Can anyone help me correct my approach?
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