Langue: en

Version: 2007-06-15 (mandriva - 22/10/07)

Section: 1 (Commandes utilisateur)


packdrake - manipulates archives


     packdrake [options] [--build|-b] file
     packdrake [options] [--extract|-x] file
     packdrake [options] [--list|-l] file
     packdrake [options] [--cat|-c] file


--build file
Build mode; build archive file with filenames given on standard input. Sub-options are:
-1 .. -9
Select appropriate compression ratio.
--dir srcdir
set source directory where to search files, "." by default.
Set maximum chunk size, 400000 by default.
Select standard compression command method. Default is deduced from the archive filename (gzip or bzip2).
--compress cmd
Select compression command (e.g. "gzip -9").
--extract file dir file1...fileN
Extracts archive file to specified directory. Specific files to extract may be given on the command line.
--uncompress cmd
Select uncompression command.
--list file
Lists contents of archive.
--cat file
Dumps archive to standard output.
General options
Silent mode.


Packdrake is a simple indexed archive builder and extractor using standard compression methods.


MDV::Packdrakeng Copyright (C) 2000-2005 Mandrakesoft.

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place - Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307, USA.