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How to extract rar file without “Extracting ~” message

When I use zip command in shell script, I set on -q (--quiet) option. Is there the option for rar command? I don't want to show "Extracting ~" message and rar version infomartion in console. I ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / random “user breaks” with Rar 3.90b

I want to move my websrv to another hoster and I am running into an utterly confusing problem. I am loading the DB with several RAR files i download via FTP, those files are verified with MD5 (and ...
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extracting file with too long of a name

I have a rar archive that I downloaded, except some of the filenames are too long to be created by ubuntu. How can I extract all of the files? The default archive manager on ubuntu goes through most ...
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How to add archive comment from a file or string?

I am writing a BASH script. I am using RAR 3.93 on Ubuntu 10.08. I want to add a comment to an archive example.rar. The comment is "This is a comment". rar c example.rar Processing archive ...
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Why does “unrar” extract everything fine, except for *.html files?

When I try to extract different archives, files with the extension *.html never unpacked. Files with other extensions of the same archives successfully decompressed. Why is this happening? I have ...
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Linux slows to a crawl when unarchiving a big file

I started unarchiving a RAR file that this several gigabytes big. The computer is now going really slow, it's almost frozen. Sometimes I can move the mouse a little, but that's it. The unarchiving ...
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how to find the location of a command like rar in ubuntu?

I installed rar, but I want to know where it is stored? I did: sudo apt-get rar it installed it, but typing : sudo unrar file.rar doesn't work, says it doesn't know what the command is.