7-Zip A High Compression File Archiver

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7-Zip a high compression file archiver for Linux.

Developed by Igor Pavlov and was first released in 1999.

7-Zip uses its own 7z archive format, but can read and write several other archive formats.

FEATURES:

  • High compression ratio in 7z format with LZMA and LZMA2 compression
  • Supported formats: Packing / unpacking: 7z, XZ, BZIP2, GZIP, TAR, ZIP and WIM
  • Unpacking only: AR, ARJ, CAB, CHM, CPIO, CramFS, DMG, EXT, FAT, GPT, HFS, IHEX, ISO, LZH, LZMA, MBR, MSI, NSIS, NTFS, QCOW2, RAR, RPM, SquashFS, UDF, UEFI, VDI, VHD, VMDK, WIM, XAR and Z.
  • For ZIP and GZIP formats, 7-Zip provides a compression ratio that is 2-10 % better than the ratio provided by PKZip and WinZip
  • Strong AES-256 encryption in 7z and ZIP formats
  • Self-extracting capability for 7z format
  • Integration with Windows Shell
  • Powerful File Manager
  • Powerful command line version
  • Plugin for FAR Manager
  • Localizations for 87 languages

7-Zip a high compression file archiver for Linux.

How to install via a terminal window:

sudo apt-get install libwxgtk3.0-dev

Press Enter,

Then download these files, put them in the same folder.

  1. p7zip-full_16.02+dfsg-6_amd64.deb
  2. p7zip-rar - Non-Free
  3. p7zip-full_15.09-1_amd64.deb
  4. p7zip-gui_15.09-1_amd64.deb

In Debian 10 Buster, 7zip16.02+dsfg was already pre-installed.

Number 2 you need to install separetely.

For 3 and 4 install them all with this command:

sudo dpkg -i p7zip*15.09*.deb

Press Enter,

NOTE: The GUI is in BETA stage, so some functions did not work.

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