Package atool

A perl script for managing file archives of various types

http://www.nongnu.org/atool/

atool is a script for managing file archives of various types.

It includes aunpack (to extract archives), apack (to create archives),
als (to list files), acat (to extract files to the standard output),
etc.

atool relies on external programs to handle the archives.
It determines the archive types using file extensions whenever possible,
with a fallback on 'file'.

It includes support for tarballs, gzip, bzip, bzip2, lzop, lzma, pkzip, rar,
ace, arj, rpm, cpio, arc, 7z, alzip.

General Commands (Section 1)
atool
This manual page document describes the atool commands. These commands are used for managing file archives of various types, such as tar and Zip archives. Each...