unshield man page

unshield — extract CAB files from an InstallShield installer archive

Synopsis

unshield [-c COMPONENT] [-d DIRECTORY] [-D LEVEL] [-g GROUP] [-h] [-j] [-L] [-n] [-o] [-O] [-r] [-v] [-V] c|g|l|t|x CABFILE

Description

Unshield extracts CAB files from InstallShield installers, used to install software on Microsoft Windows based machines.

Options

-c COMPONENT
Only list/extract this component
-d DIRECTORY
Extract files to DIRECTORY
-D LEVEL
Set debug log level 0 - No logging (default) 1 - Errors only 2 - Errors and warnings 3 - Errors, warnings and debug messages
-g GROUP
Only list/extract this file group
-h
Show help message
-j
Junk paths (do not make directories)
-L
Make file and directory names lowercase
-n
Never overwrite files
-o
Always overwrite files
-O
Use old compression
-r
Save raw data (do not decompress)
-v
Be verbose
-V
Print version information

Commands

c
List components
g
List file groups
l
List files
t
Test files
x
Extract files

Other

CABFILE
The InstallShield installer file to act upon

Author

This manual page was adapted by Mark Ellis <mark@mpellis.org.uk>, from the skeleton generated by help2man

Referenced By

innoextract(1).

July 2004 The SynCE project http://www.synce.org