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Zip

http://infozip.sourceforge.net
compression and file packaging/archive utility

Zip is useful for packaging a set of files for distribution, for archiving files, and for saving disk space by temporarily compressing unused files or directories. Zip puts one or more compressed files into a single ZIP archive, along with information about the files (name, path, date, time of last modification, protection, and check information to verify file integrity). An entire directory structure can be packed into a ZIP archive with a single command.

Zip has one compression method (deflation) and can also store files without compression. Zip automatically chooses the better of the two for each file. Compression ratios of 2:1 to 3:1 are common for text files.

Documentation

http://infozip.sourceforge.net/FAQ.html





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Generalhttps://sourceforge.net/projects/infozip
Homepagehttp://infozip.sourceforge.net/


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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 13 March 2020.



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