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Decompress lrzip on Windows [migrated]

I've happened upon lrzip as a compression tool, which compared to gzip, the compression was insane. lrzip compressed a 300MB text file to 7MB where as gzip only managed to get it to 100MB. I've ...
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SugarCRM CE: upgrade from 6.5.9 to 6.5.11 Fails with “ZIP Error(0): Status(0): Arhive(upload://SugarCE-6.5.11.zip)”

I have a fresh running installation of SugarCRM Version 6.5.9 (Build 8653) hosted at Bluehost.com (shared hosting) When I use the upgrade wizard, the system checks are all successful. Then I get the ...
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IIS 8.5, serving corrupt zip files

I have a WS2012r2 web server with multiple sites. We host zip files that are accessed though a direct URL (http://mysite.me/Test.zip"). These files are used to update our software and are downloaded ...
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How to zip lots of folders into three+ independent zip files? [closed]

I have a massive amount of folders, and I want to zip/gzip/(what ever) them into 3 or more independent files. So for example, let's say I have this directories on my server: /dir1 /dir2 /dir3 /dir4 ...
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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 can I zip/compress a symlink?

Is it possible and how can I zip a symlink from a linux shell?
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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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Equivalent of grep -l for filenames in zipfile

Given a set of zip files, is there an easy way to list only those zipfiles that contain files whose names match a given pattern, cf. using grep -l to list only files whose contents contain lines ...
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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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Is ZIP archive capable of storing permissions?

I am using Maven Assembly plugin to bundle my application along with configuration/settings files. It allows to specify persmissions to be stored along with files, which is quite convenient. Still I ...
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7z command line switch for not listing files

i am using 7z to zip some directorys with files in them. What i am trying to make is to disable via switch or something to show files wich are in progres of zip in command line.
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MailScanner doesn't block ZIP files

even if asked to. Here's a cut of my config: MailScanner.conf Filename Rules = %etc-dir%/filename.rules %etc-dir%/filename.rules From: 127.0.0.1 /etc/MailScanner/filename.rules.allowall.conf ...
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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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PowerShell Command 'write-zip' doesn't work

I am using a Powershell script to compress some files into a .zip file. My entire script looks like this: Write-Host "Creating Zip File... " -NoNewLine write-zip ("file1.txt", "file2.txt", ...
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Powershell Script to Zip Files

I'm new to Powershell. I have a need that I assumed that it would be perfect for. However, I've quickly come to the point where I feel I'm in over my head. Basically, I need to create a .zip file. I ...
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zip file extracts faster than copying

System Win 7 32 bit. I am using WinRAR to extract a .rar file, but I think it is the same for any zipped files. I have: 1) SomeSourceCodeFolder.rar -> extract -> SomeDestCodeFolder 2) ...
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how to install ZIP (ZZIPlib) for PHP on CentOS

I have Cent OS 5 and want to install ZIP or ZIPlib extension i tried to look it up using YUM utility and its not there how can i install it?
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Deleting Files in a Zip Archive on Linux

I have a situation where I need to be able to run a script and delete specific files within a zip archive. Below is the general setup /mnt/directory /mnt/directory/Folder1 ...
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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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Linux zip tool that supports mutithreading [closed]

The only one I know is 7za but it shows speed similar to zip. I made a quick test for zip, 7za (with -mmt8) and jar. Results are almost same, and 7za is lowest one (what is strange 'cos it should run ...
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how to tar or zip two sibling folders and avoid an extra top level folder when extracting

I have a need to create a tar of two sibling folders and send it to a client for extraction on their Mac OS desktop by double-clicking it. yes, that's a requirement of theirs. so I go: cd ~/Desktop ...
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nginx won't serve zip files for download

I am having trouble serving zip files from my nginx server. I am testing this out by putting a zip file in the html root director (for simplicity) and then trying to download it. When I go to the ...
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Verify if the files can be unzipped successfully from 7Zip archive

We want to 7zip many database files (mysql, Oracle, and SQL Server dumps), various standard files (excel, word, etc), but we are afraid that once we 7Zip them and delete the originals it can happen ...
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Zipping only files using powershell

I'm trying to zip all the files in a single directory to a different folder as part of a simple backup routine. The code runs ok but doesn't produce a zip file: $srcdir = "H:\Backup" $filename = ...
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zip 3.0 not backwardly compatible with zip 2.3.1? [closed]

I have two files, one I produced with zip 2.3.1 and the other I produced with zip 3.0. Both are a zip of the same directory. Here are the two files and their sizes: 1.7G from-2.3.1.zip 1.7G ...
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strange linux zip command behaviour

I run this on my CentOs box: zip -r backup.zip /home/user/domains/example.com/public_html/ The command works ok as it should, but I have an annoying problem. What I expect is when I open the zip ...
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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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Trying to unzip a file with Powershell

I'm trying to unzip a bunch of archives including the new xlsx files into a TMP folder and then work on that folder and then remove it. And shit just doesnt want to go my way. $spath = ...
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How to unzip files bigger than 4GB?

I'm using RHEL 5.6 and unzip-5.52-3.el5. I'm trying to unzip a big file, but I get the error: unzip -o test.zip -d unzip/ error: Zip file too big (greater than 4294959102 bytes) Archive: test.zip ...
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Why can't I copy .zip files from a server to a server in a different domain?

At work, we're using a Windows Server 2008 R2 VM as our build server. At the end of the build process for any of our projects, we copy the packaged deployment files to a folder on the server where ...
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Sync files and folders in windows with commands

I am a Linux user. I am looking for a command line tool for Widows(2008 R2) for files & folders synchronization. I am looking for a tool like rsync in Linux. I have to synchronize between two ...
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WinZip, 7zip, Winrar Command Line to Compress structure of folders

I have a Windows Server 2008R2 which has a massive file share of Video files, I need to run a zip command line in a batch script which will : a) Compress / zip each video file inside each folder ...
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Zipping folder with absolute path without keeping tree of folders

I am attempting to use the zip -r command to zip a folder which includes two files. I need to pass the absolute path of the folder with two files (/path/to/my/files/), which is causing all of the ...
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Folder permissions when zip and unzip on Windows

I've a webserver Windows 2003. When I do a backup in a zip of some folders, the permissions of the folder doesnt restore when i unzip the compress file. How can I do a zip saving the original ...
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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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How can I enlist the content of a zip archive, but only the first level?

I have a big zip file and I want to know what it's contain. I know I can run: zipinfo file.zip but the output is too verbose and there are a lot of files in the sub-directories. I want to see a ...
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Can the encryption option with zip on Linux when used from the command line?

Can the encryption option on Info-ZIP be used from the command line? The zip man page says: -e --encrypt Encrypt the contents of the zip archive using a password which is entered on the terminal ...
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How to zip the standard output of a process?

I have a process that is producing a big amount of log to the standard output in a short period of time. Is there a way to zip the standard output of my process to a file. I am searching for ...
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Wanted: Unix zip command-line program with zip64 support

Is there a Unix command-line program that implements ZIP with ZIP64 support? The standard zip program won't ZIP files bigger than 2**32 bytes. I don't want to use .tar.gz format, because with ZIP I ...
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How to remove a certain folder when tar zipping?

I want to remove a folder when I'm creating a tar.gz file as it's for a backup and it takes too much space and is not required I am using the following command; tar -cvzf ...
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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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Zip for Windows Server 2008 command line?

I know that this has been asked before, but I have not found an answer for Windows Server 2008. Most references I found are with the Windows Server 2003 Resource Kit, but not for 2008. I know that ...
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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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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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zip does not work for big files

What is the best way to compress a file if it is more than 4 GB in size? I am using the following for last several months. mysqldump --all-databases | zip > mybackup.zip Today I am got an ...
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How to use GZip to create a .zip file

Is it possible to use GZip to create a .zip file? I've been Googling and can't find anything that leads me to believe this is possible
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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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Possible to upload weblogs to Google Analytics?

It's always bothered me that Google Analytics (and similar embedded web traffic monitoring services) can only see a reflection of the traffic going to my server and can only see page visits. If I want ...
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How to “undo” an “unzip” performed in terminal / CLI?

I know this is possible with a botched unTAR, although I can't recall the exact command.... but is it possible to "undo" a recent "unzip" command, in this case, using the mac terminal? This is using ...
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Force download of zip file stopping a few thousand bytes short

I'm trying to start a force download of a zip file containing a large amount of images. I'm using php to force the download and it's running on nginx. The weird thing is when i use wget to download ...