Linux WinRar WinZip replacement, rar,
zip file archiving utility
archiver utility works with most common archive types, open and extract
7Z, ACE(*), BZ2, GZ, RAR, TAR, ZIP, ZIPX archives, installers
(DEB, RPM), disk images (DMG, ISO, UDF,
edge experimental formats like PAQ family (Hutter prize winner) and new
FreeArc's ARC (strong encryption, very efficient data compressor).
PeaZip for Linux zip and unzip free archive formats as well as
proprietary ones (unace, unrar).
Linux x86 provides the same wide array of file archiving,
compression algorithms, strong encryption (AES, Serpent, Twofish),
file management features (secure data
deletion, compute checksum/hash of files),
and uses same intuitive user interface on Microsoft Windows and on
flavours of Linux and BSD, supporting Gnome, KDE, XFCE, and other
Like Ark and FileRoller archivers,
PeaZip file archiver works as frontend application for Open Source
from 7-Zip/p7zip and other great projects (FreeARC, PAQ, UPX...),
providing an unified GUI file archiver tool that represents a Free
Software replacement for WinRar, WinZip and similar
software utilities, with the benefit of being natively portable,
independent from widget set and window
PEAZIP FOR LINUX X86 DOWNLOAD
PeaZip for Linux x86 is recommended for legacy systems, while x86-64 and ARM
builds are recommended for modern Linux machines.
may require to
install some components of gtk/gdk libraries, as i.e. libgdk_pixbuf,
see full list of dependencies
for GTK2 packages
packages requires Qt 4.3.4 or more recent, and needs
and libqt4pas5 installed; it is recommended you install most up to date
missing libraries using distribution-specific methods, i.e. apt-get
install libqt4pas5:i386. Read full list of dependencies
for Qt packages
|(*) To open and extract ACE requires
to download and install UNACE Plugin for
Linux, based on proprietary WinAce unace code (compiled for Linux
being incompatible with Open
Source distribution model is provided as separate package, see Add-ons page.
RAR files extraction is
supported out of the box, including new RAR5
format, using OpenSource unrar implementation from 7-Zip / p7zip
On Add-ons page it is featured UNRAR5 Plugin for Linux, based on
(WinRar) RarLab's unrar code, that is not compatible with Open Source
distribution model and is provided as separate download: it is made
avaliable as optional replacement to Open Source p7zip's unrar
tool to open and extract rar files in the unlikely case the Free
Software component encounters problems.
folder in (peazip)/res/batch directory contains script
examples for integrating Portable versions in the host system, or to
enhance / customize integration of installable packages.
Synopsis: Download page
of PeaZip for Linux x86 packages, free file archiving application.
Desktop neutral, cross platform Open Source WinRar and WinZip
replacement for Linux systems. Free Software (LGPLv3) rar zip file
archiving utility. Portable PeaZip packages for Linux GTK and Qt.