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Is there a way to use the rar command line to create .zip files?

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Do you mean to do this from a pyogram? – John Saunders Aug 8 '10 at 20:14
As an alternative you can use Info-ZIP or 7-zip. What platform are you on? – David Foerster Dec 21 '13 at 20:10

No, the command-line version does not support the zip format.


There are other command-line tools to create zip archives, though. For instance, check out

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