On another (but related) note: Zip files
- Date: Tue, 29 Aug 2017 15:57:52 -0700
- From: "James H. H. Lampert" <jamesl@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: On another (but related) note: Zip files
I know that the tradition for Linux is GZipped tarballs, but I also know that, at least from the Gnome desktop, I can open a PKZip-compatible Zip file, and create a (presumably also) PKZip-compatible Zip file.
I don't, however, see a way to do so from the command line (or within a script) without doing an apt-get to install the zip package (and presumably also the unzip package).
Can somebody explain this? It seems a bit puzzling. -- JHHL