Handlihng a .rar file
M A Young
m.a.young at durham.ac.uk
Sat Jul 19 10:29:40 UTC 2008
On Sat, 19 Jul 2008, Anne Wilson wrote:
> I've been sent a .rar file that I need to open. Neither ark nor
> archive-manager will open it, even if I rename it to .zip. Does anyone know
> a package that can handle this, or must I ask for it to be sent differently?
I don't think Fedora supports rar because of licensing/patent issues, but
you can get packages from other repositories, for example
http://freshrpms.net/ has an unrar package available.
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