Category listing - archivers

arc create & extract files from DOS .ARC files
blosc blocking, shuffling, fast and lossless compression library
brotli generic lossless compressor
bzip2 block-sorting file compressor, unencumbered
cabextract extracts files from Microsoft CAB archives
deco extract various archive file formats
deutex WAD composer for Doom, Heretic, Hexen, and Strife
fastjar Sun JDK's jar command written entirely in C
freeze FREEZE / MELT compression program - often used in QNX
fuse-zip navigate zip archives through FUSE
gcab cabinet file library and tool
gcpio GNU cpio copies files to and from archives
geteltorito el torito boot image extractor
gshar+gunshar packing and unpacking of shell archives
gtar GNU version of the traditional tape archiver
ha archive files using the HSC compression method
innoextract unpack Inno Setup installers
laszip lossless LiDAR compression
lha archive files using LZW compression (.lzh files)
libarchive multi-format archive and compression library
libdeflate optimized library for DEFLATE/zlib/gzip (de)compression
libmspack library for handling Microsoft compression formats
libtar C library for manipulating tar files
libzip library for reading, creating and modifying zip archives
lrzip compression utility for large files
luazlib lua binding of zlib
lxsplit file joiner/splitter
lz4 fast BSD-licensed data compression
lz4json decompressor for mozilla lz4json format
lzo portable speedy lossless data compression library
lzo2 portable speedy lossless data compression library
lzop fast file compressor similar to gzip
macutil several programs to handle macintosh files and archives
makeself script generating a self-extractible .tgz from a directory
minizip zip manipulation library
p5-Archive-Extract generic archive extracting mechanism for Perl
p5-Archive-Zip perl interface to ZIP files
p5-Compress-Bzip2 interface to bzip2 compression library
p5-Compress-LZO interface to the LZO compression library
p5-PerlIO-gzip PerlIO layer to gzip/gunzip
p5-POE-Filter-Zlib POE filter wrapped around Compress::Zlib
p7zip file archiver with high compression ratio
par1cmdline command line implementation of the PAR v1.0 specification
par2cmdline command line implementation of the PAR v2.0 specification
pecl-lzf PHP support for LZF de/compression
pecl-rar PHP support for rar archives
pigz parallel implementation of gzip utilizing multiple cores
py-brotli Python bindings for the Brotli compression library
py-libarchive-c Python interface to libarchive
py-lz4 lz4 bindings for Python
py-rarfile RAR archive reader for Python
py-vpk tool and library for working with Valve Pak files
py-zopfli cPython bindings for the zopfli compression library
quazip Qt/C++ wrapper for ZIP/UNZIP package
ripole extract attachments from OLE2 data files
ruby-minitar command-line utility for POSIX tar(1) archive files
ruby-rubyzip Ruby module for reading and writing zip files
rzip file compressor with a high compression ratio
sltar simple tar implementation
snappy fast compression/decompression library
ucl portable lossless data compression library
unarj extract files from ARJ archives
unarr decompression library for rar, tar, zip and 7z archives
unrar extract, list, and test RAR archives
unshield extract files from InstallShield CAB archives
unzip extract, list & test files in a ZIP archive
woff2 Web Open Font Format 2.0 library
xdms Amiga DMS unpacker
xz LZMA compression and decompression tools
zip create/update ZIP files compatible with PKZip(tm)
zipios C++ library for reading and writing Zip files using streams
zoo handle the old .ZOO archive format
zopfli deflate-compatible compression format
zpaqfranz journaling archiver for incremental backup, fork of ZPAQ
zstd zstandard fast real-time compression algorithm
zziplib lightweight library for extracting data from zip files
lzip Subfolder