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I have 2 zip files:

file1.zip file2.zip

I want to compare the two zip files and then only extract the files missing in file2.zip (directory structure intact) so that I can merge them in.

Additionally, is there any way in linux to merge the 2 files (meaning only put files missing in file2.zip from file1.zip).

Thanks.

  • Check out zdiff. As far as merging only specific files, I don't know if this is possible in the manner that you want to do it. – squiguy Jan 3 '13 at 2:50
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It's as easy as 1, 2, 3:

1) unzip file1.zip in new directory
2) unzip file2.zip allowing overwrites in same directory
3) zip files in existing directory

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