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unar and lsar

Command line tools for extracting compressed archives

Unar is a decompression tool that can be used on the command line. Lsar is a archive listing tool.

Supported file formats include Zip, Tar-GZip, Tar-BZip2, RAR, 7-zip, LhA, StuffIt and many other old and obscure formats. See the supported formats page for a more complete list of supported formats.

Package name in Trisquel GNU/Linux is "unar".



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Leaders and contributors

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/unar

Software prerequisites

Required to buildzlib
Required to buildGNUstep
Required to buildlibbzip2
Required to buildOpenSSL
Required to buildICU


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