Welcome to Linux Knowledge Base and Tutorial
"The place where you learn linux"
PHP Web Host - Quality Web Hosting For All PHP Applications

 Create an AccountHome | Submit News | Your Account  

Tutorial Menu
Linux Tutorial Home
Table of Contents

· Introduction to Operating Systems
· Linux Basics
· Working with the System
· Shells and Utilities
· Editing Files
· Basic Administration
· The Operating System
· The X Windowing System
· The Computer Itself
· Networking
· System Monitoring
· Solving Problems
· Security
· Installing and Upgrading
· Linux and Windows

Glossary
MoreInfo
Man Pages
Linux Topics
Test Your Knowledge

Site Menu
Site Map
FAQ
Copyright Info
Terms of Use
Privacy Info
Disclaimer
WorkBoard
Thanks
Donations
Advertising
Masthead / Impressum
Your Account

Communication
Feedback
Forums
Private Messages
Surveys

Features
HOWTOs
News Archive
Submit News
Topics
User Articles
Web Links

Google
Google


The Web
linux-tutorial.info

Who's Online
There are currently, 162 guest(s) and 0 member(s) that are online.

You are an Anonymous user. You can register for free by clicking here

  

funzip




SYNOPSIS

       funzip [-password] [input[.zip|.gz]]


ARGUMENTS

       [-password]
              Optional password to be  used  if  ZIP  archive  is
              encrypted.  Decryption may not be supported at some
              sites.  See DESCRIPTION for more details.

       [input[.zip|.gz]]
              Optional  input  archive  file  specification.  See
              DESCRIPTION for details.


DESCRIPTION

       funzip  without a file argument acts as a filter; that is,
       it assumes that a ZIP archive (or  a  gzip'd(1)  file)  is
       being piped into standard input, and it extracts the first
       member from the archive to stdout.  When stdin comes  from
       a  tty device, funzip assumes that this cannot be a stream
       of (binary) compressed data and shows a short  help  text,
       instead.   If there is a file argument, then input is read
       from the specified file instead of from stdin.

       A password for encrypted zip files can be specified on the
       command  line (preceding the file name, if any) by prefix­
       ing the password with a dash.  Note that this  constitutes
       a  security  risk  on many systems; currently running pro­
       cesses are often visible via simple commands (e.g.,  ps(1)
       under  Unix),  and command-line histories can be read.  If
       the first entry of the zip file is encrypted and no  pass­
       word  is  specified  on the command line, then the user is
       prompted for a password and the password is not echoed  on
       the console.

       Given  the  limitation on single-member extraction, funzip
       is most useful in conjunction with  a  secondary  archiver
       program such as tar(1).  The following section includes an
       example illustrating this usage in the case of disk  back­
       ups to tape.


EXAMPLES

       To  use  funzip  to  extract  the first member file of the
       archive test.zip and to pipe it into more(1):

           funzip test.zip | more

       To use funzip to test the first member  file  of  test.zip
       (any errors will be reported on standard error):

           funzip test.zip > /dev/null

       and  more  then  ``restores''  the  terminal  to this mode
       before exiting.  To recover, run funzip on the  same  file
       but  redirect  to  /dev/null rather than piping into more;
       after prompting again for the password, funzip will  reset
       the terminal properly.

       There  is  presently  no way to extract any member but the
       first from a ZIP archive.  This would  be  useful  in  the
       case  where  a  ZIP  archive  is  included  within another
       archive.  In the case where the first member is  a  direc­
       tory, funzip simply creates the directory and exits.

       The  functionality  of  funzip should be incorporated into
       unzip itself (future release).


SEE ALSO

       gzip(1L), unzip(1L), unzipsfx(1L), zip(1L),  zipcloak(1L),
       zipinfo(1L), zipnote(1L), zipsplit(1L)


URL

       The Info-ZIP home page is currently at
           http://www.info-zip.org/pub/infozip/
       or
           ftp://ftp.info-zip.org/pub/infozip/ .


AUTHOR

       Mark Adler (Info-ZIP)

Info-ZIP             17 February 2002 (v3.94)          FUNZIP(1L)
  

More information about the site can be found in the FAQ


Login
Nickname

Password

Security Code
Security Code
Type Security Code


Don't have an account yet? You can create one. As a registered user you have some advantages like theme manager, comments configuration and post comments with your name.

Help if you can!


Amazon Wish List

Did You Know?
The Linux Tutorial can use your help.


Friends



Tell a Friend About Us

Bookmark and Share



Web site powered by PHP-Nuke

Is this information useful? At the very least you can help by spreading the word to your favorite newsgroups, mailing lists and forums.
All logos and trademarks in this site are property of their respective owner. The comments are property of their posters. Articles are the property of their respective owners. Unless otherwise stated in the body of the article, article content (C) 1994-2013 by James Mohr. All rights reserved. The stylized page/paper, as well as the terms "The Linux Tutorial", "The Linux Server Tutorial", "The Linux Knowledge Base and Tutorial" and "The place where you learn Linux" are service marks of James Mohr. All rights reserved.
The Linux Knowledge Base and Tutorial may contain links to sites on the Internet, which are owned and operated by third parties. The Linux Tutorial is not responsible for the content of any such third-party site. By viewing/utilizing this web site, you have agreed to our disclaimer, terms of use and privacy policy. Use of automated download software ("harvesters") such as wget, httrack, etc. causes the site to quickly exceed its bandwidth limitation and are therefore expressly prohibited. For more details on this, take a look here

PHP-Nuke Copyright © 2004 by Francisco Burzi. This is free software, and you may redistribute it under the GPL. PHP-Nuke comes with absolutely no warranty, for details, see the license.
Page Generation: 0.10 Seconds