File Name: re7zip
File Submitter: Nuno Brito
File Submitted: 24 Jul 2012
File Updated: 27 Sep 2012
File Category: Tools
This tools allows to extract files directly from an archive hosted at a remote HTTP server.
Underneath the hood we use 7zip to extract files This tool was made with the purpose of (for example) extracting a files files from a big ISO archive somewhere on the Internet without need to download the whole file.
All the archives supported by 7zip are supported by this tool, this includes:
7z, XZ, BZIP2, GZIP, TAR, ZIP, WIM, ARJ, CAB, CHM, CPIO, CramFS, DEB, DMG, FAT, HFS, ISO, LZH, LZMA, MBR, MSI, NSIS, NTFS, RAR, RPM, SquashFS, UDF, VHD, WIM, XAR and Z.
You find more information about 7zip at http://www.7-zip.org/
Here is the syntax and examples:
Usage: java -jar re7zip.jar [OPTIONS] Options: /t -t archive filetype: zip, tar, split, rar, lzma, iso, hfs, gzip, cpio, bzip2, 7z, z, arj, cab, lzh, chm, nsis, deb, rpm, udf, xar /a -a archive filename or URL location of archive /e -e filename to extract out of the archive /o -o output filename for the extracted file /v -v show version info Example: java -jar re7zip.jar /t=iso /a=http://test.com/test.iso /e=some\file.txt /o=file.txt java -jar re7zip.jar -t=iso -a=http://test.com/test.iso -e=some/file.txt -o=file.txt
The tool will run in Windows, MacOS and Linux on variants of x86 and x64. To run from a non-Windows environment, just type "java -jar re7zip.exe" along with the normal parameters (this is also valid for Windows).
Just to clarify, re7zip does not need administrative permissions or install. It is a single file, just run and have fun!
Big thanks to Peter Schlang and IceCube for helping so much in making the most recent version possible.
This tool is LGPL freeware.
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