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Software that creates .gz archives?
Iím looking for application like WinZip that can create .gz archive files.
mig1234




msg:376401
 5:49 pm on Jun 22, 2005 (gmt 0)

Hello,

Iím looking for application like WinZip that can create .gz archive files. I need them to extract files on my websites server.

Also, is there other file format except .gz that can be extracted on websites server?

Ron

 

2by4




msg:376402
 11:02 pm on Jun 22, 2005 (gmt 0)

gz, tar, bzip etc files can be created through command line controls on any unix / linux type server, you can run those commands either through ssh, an sh job or, if the hoster supports it, through the php system() function.

I think php also supports natively gzip, can't remember.

Those programs are included in most *nix os'es. Search for howtos.

mig1234




msg:376403
 7:39 am on Jun 23, 2005 (gmt 0)

Hi 2by4,

I'm not that advanced in Linux.

I'm looking for simple desktop application that can create these files.

BReflection




msg:376404
 4:43 am on Jul 1, 2005 (gmt 0)

Try 7zip

physics




msg:376405
 5:45 am on Jul 1, 2005 (gmt 0)

I think WinAce supports all these types too.

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