Built: about 2 years ago
Size: 978 KB
Home page: https://github.com/wummel/patool/
Summary: Portable command line archive file manager
Various archive types can be created, extracted, tested and listed by
patool. The advantage of patool is its simplicity in handling archive
files without having to remember a myriad of programs and options.
The archive format is determined by the file(1) program and as a
fallback by the archive file extension.
patool supports 7z (.7z), ACE (.ace), ADF (.adf), ALZIP (.alz),
APE (.ape), AR (.a), ARC (.arc),
ARJ (.arj), BZIP2 (.bz2), CAB (.cab), COMPRESS (.Z), CPIO (.cpio),
DEB (.deb), DMS (.dms), FLAC (.flac), GZIP (.gz),
LRZIP (.lrz), LZH (.lha, .lzh), LZIP (.lz), LZMA (.lzma),
LZOP (.lzo), RPM (.rpm), RAR (.rar), RZIP (.rz), SHN (.shn), TAR (.tar),
XZ (.xz), ZIP (.zip, .jar) and ZOO (.zoo) formats. It relies on helper
applications to handle those archive formats (for example bzip2 for
The archive formats TAR, ZIP, BZIP2 and GZIP are supported natively
and do not require helper applications to be installed.
List of contributors:
- new version 1.12 (with rpmrb script)
- new version 1.9 (with rpmrb script)
- fix zpaq commands according to the newest zpaq version