Updated: zip-2.3-6

cwilson cwilson@fastmail.fm
Thu Mar 11 06:55:00 GMT 2004

Zip is an open-source, command-line alternative to other zip-format 
archives such as WinZip, etc.  zip-2.3 is the latest release from 
Info-Zip, http://www.info-zip.org/pub/infozip/Zip.html.


* now with encryption support, persuant to

This adds the new options '-e' (encrypt) and '-P <password>' (if you're 
stupid enough to specify an encryption password on a command line, where 
it will show up in the process database...)

Note that cygwin's 'unzip' has always had DEcryption support.

Charles Wilson
zip volunteer maintainer for cygwin

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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