[1.7] updated: atool-0.37.0-1

Andrew Schulman schulman.andrew@epamail.epa.gov
Fri Sep 18 21:39:00 GMT 2009


A new version of the atool package is now available in the Cygwin 1.7
distribution.

Changes in this release:
* New upstream release: add lzip and xz support, plus a few other minor
features and bug fixes.  See http://www.nongnu.org/atool/NEWS for details.

About atool:

atool is a script for managing file archives of various types (tar,
tar+gzip, zip, bzip2, rar, 7zip, ...).  atool is called under several
names:

* aunpack extracts files from an archive. It overcomes the dreaded
"multiple files in archive root" problem by first extracting to a
unique subdirectory, and then moving back the files if possible.
aunpack also prevents local files from being overwritten by mistake.

* apack creates archives.

* als lists files in archives.

* acat extracts files to standard out.

* adiff generates a diff between archives.

* arepack converts between archive formats.

Home page: http://www.nongnu.org/atool/
License:   GPL

Andrew E. Schulman


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To update your installation, click on the "Install Cygwin now" link on
the http://cygwin.com/ web page.  This downloads setup.exe to your
system.  Then, run setup and answer all of the questions.

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