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Old 08-12-2005, 10:19 PM   #1
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program to open zip files


Can anyone tell me of a good program to open zip files in linux.
I have search but couldn't find what I was looking for.

I have zip files on my win mount and want to be able to view them in linux.
 
Old 08-12-2005, 10:32 PM   #2
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what distro are you using, 'cos you should at least have Ark installed. if not, you can try unzip from the command line.
 
Old 08-12-2005, 10:34 PM   #3
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Just double click it in konqueror (if you use kde) or nautilus (in gnome). E
Should work!
 
Old 08-12-2005, 10:35 PM   #4
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You can use unzip, funzip, zip, zipcloak, zipgrep, zipinfo, zip-note, and zipsplit to manipilate zip files on Linux. Most distributions include the utilities (so check your distribution first), or you can find them here.
 
Old 08-12-2005, 10:36 PM   #5
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you can always do unzip from the CLI. You have the ability to deal with .zip if you have infozip installed.
 
  


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