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Old 11-21-2004, 02:16 PM   #1
Registered: Sep 2004
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cracking rar file passwords

Does anyone know a free rar file password cracker. I have zipped my files into a rar but forgotten the password. These is a windows program which does it but thats not free. I dont mind if it runs in linux only as long as it gets the job done
Old 11-21-2004, 03:41 PM   #2
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Hehe, i don't think there is, as far as i know most craking
software is for windows, but you can try emulating it with
wine. And why did you encrypt the archive?


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