Install compression and decompression tools in Ubuntu 14.04

Add software to compress or decompress files in Ubuntu 14.04


Here's how you can install compression and decompression tools in Ubuntu 14.04.

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following command then hit Enter.

sudo apt-get install p7zip-rar p7zip-full unace unrar zip unzip sharutils rar uudeview mpack arj cabextract file-roller

You can compress and decompress 7z, zip, gzip, rar, xz, tar, bz2, xar, tar.gz,, and many others.

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