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Command-line ZIP client

Using the zip command, how do I add all files in the current directory to a zip file without including the folder? For instance, when I unzip, I want all the files to dump out, not get put into a new ...
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how to remotely zip files using putty

Is there a way to remotely ZIP up files using Putty the same way you can ZIP up files using Remote Desktop on another machine?
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How to compile PHP Version 5.2.13 with zip support on CentOS?

Hi i am having a big problem, i have a vps with centos installed on it. But i have a script which needs php zip library i checked on php.net it says "In order to use these functions you must compile ...
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Need compression utility which uses all CPUs and compresses the best [closed]

I uses RAR since it was released a decade ago perhaps. However it is good for desktop applications I just found that on server where I need to compress a lot of text files every weekend it takes ages. ...
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Faster zlib alternatives

I wonder, if there are any faster builds of zlib around with more advanced optimizations? If it's possible to optimize it using SSE instructions or Intel C++ compiller, or some trick which were ...
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running winzip on remote machine

i have a remote server that i want to unzip some file onto: At first, i ran winzip to unzip on my local machine and then copied it to the remote server but that copy action was very slow I then ...
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zip to exclude all .svn folders

trying to exclude all .svn folders in the zipped subfolders zip -urq bebe.zip * -x .svn doesn't work...
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Unzip a bunch of zips into their own directories

I have a bunch of zip files I want to unzip in Linux into their own directory. For example: a1.zip a2.zip b1.zip b2.zip would be unzipped into: a1 a2 b1 b2 respectively. Is there any easy way to ...
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Backup directory as zip files of 1gb under Ubuntu 9.04

I'm searching for a solution to take a big directory and make a multiarchive zip backup with each zipfile being 1gig. I've looked at zipsplit but appearently you can not actually split files, ie. one ...
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Updating a file in a zip archive from STDIN

I want to update/freshen a file in a zip archive with the contents of stdin. So far I haven't been able to find a way to tell the zip command that the contents of stdin correspond to a particular ...
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server core 2008 command

I want to extract a zip file on Server Core 2008. Can anyone tell me the command to do so?
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Is it safe to zip/tar hotcopied svn repositories?

We want to store our backups of our svn repositories as a flat file. We'd like to tar/zip the whole hotcopied directory. I know that we could dump it to a flat file but let's pretend that we'd rather ...
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zip I/O error: File too large zip error: Output file write failure (write error on zip file)

I have a simple backup server that rsyncs several network shares and then compresses them into a zip file that is loaded onto tapes. zip -r /media/1tb/backup/compressed/reports.zip ...
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Corrupted zip file after using split and cat on Linux

I had to split this 2.6 GB zip-file in order to send it thru a slow uplink. I did this: split -b 879m BIGFILE.zip This created xaa, xab & xac which I uploaded to the remote server. After the ...
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Bash script to convert archive to .zip format

I'm looking for a flexible bash script to do the following: Convert .rar, .tar, .tar.gz, .bz2, .7z archives to .zip format Keep all folder structures and filenames as source archive. Convert it ...
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Sharepoint Document Library - Change .Zip to .Junk

Anytime I post a zip file with a renamed extension to .anything, it will always download as a .zip file. I have organizations that need to download these files, but cannot download .zip files. Is ...
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Corrupt Zip file when downloaded from Apache with Internet Explorer

I have a zip file being served by Apache with mod_gzip compression turned on. Everything is fine when the file is downloaded with Firefox. When downloaded with IE7 the zip file is corrupt. Any ...
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Zip Command Line Question

I have a Windows machine with a directory structure that contains files with a particular extension. I need a script that will add a zipped file for each file with that extension. Is there a way to ...
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Recover disk space after a terminated ZIP file creation

I was doing a big backup of 10GB text files to ZIP and then had to stop the ZIP creation half way through. I then discovered that although Control+Z stopped the ZIP fine BUT the space is lost. I the ...
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How to split file on Windows 2003 using MS supported tool

Is it possible to split a large file into smaller files on Windows 2003 using a tool provided/supported/sanctioned by Microsoft? I see that there are a lot of freeware tools (various zip tools) for ...
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Does Windows have a built-in ZIP command for the command line?

Since Windows Explorer (since at least Windows XP) has some basic support for ZIP files, it seems like there should be a command-line equivalent, but I can't seem to find any sign of one. Does ...
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How to use zipsplit (or equivalent) on very large files?

According to the man pages, zipsplit does not work on files larger than 2GB. Is there an equivalent or alternative that would allow me to break up, say, 4GB of files into 500MB chunks in a way that ...
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Unzipping files that are flying in through a pipe

Can I make unzip or any similar programs work on the standard output? The situation is I'm downloading a zip file, which is supposed to be unzipped on the fly. Related issue: ...
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Script to search jars for class in Windows

I'm looking for a Windows script/batch file that will search a specified directory and subdirs (or possibly use the CLASSPATH?) for jar files, then search in those jars for a specified class. It'd be ...
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How to compress files in Windows in batch file?

I can compress files or folders in Windows from GUI by right clicking and selecting "Send to .. Compressed (zip) file..". Is it possible to do same in batch file?
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.docx owa downloading as a zip?

have an issue that for .docx files in owa are downloading as a zip file... anyone help?
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How to zip/unzip files in Powershell?

Is there a one-liner that will zip/unzip files (*.zip) in PowerShell?
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Store file in zip archive with different name (linux command shell)

In a linux command line, you zip a file by: zip -mqj archive.zip file.txt Now, I need to store 'file.txt' as 'file2.txt' in 'archive.zip', without renaming the file before zipping. When unzipped, ...
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Automatically Zip/Manage SQL Server 2005 backups

Is there a nice way to have SQL Server 2005 run nightly backups that are automatically zipped with only the last n backups kept? I know the agent can perform nightly backups, but I think the tricky ...
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What is the most reliable way to send a zip file via email? [closed]

I often have clients email zip files to me only to find out that their corporate firewall has stripped the attached file. What is the most straight-forward way to send a compressed file through email ...