zip - Archiver for .zip files

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name zip
Package version 3.0
Package release 6
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 597 B
Download size 328.01 KB
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This is InfoZIP's zip program. It produces files that are fully
compatible with the popular PKZIP program; however, the command line
options are not identical. In other words, the end result is the same,
but the methods differ. :-)
This version supports encryption.


Package Version Architecture Repository
zip_3.0-6_i386.deb 3.0 i386 Debian Main
zip - - -


Name Value
libbz2-1.0 -
libc6 >= 2.7


Name Value
zip-crypt <= 2.30-2


Name Value
zip-crypt <= 2.30-2


Type URL
Binary Package zip_3.0-6_amd64.deb
Source Package zip

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install zip deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install zip




2012-06-30 - Santiago Vila <>
zip (3.0-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Added Multi-Arch: foreign.
2012-05-21 - Santiago Vila <>
zip (3.0-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Build with hardening flags. Closes: #673476.
2011-06-09 - Santiago Vila <>
zip (3.0-4) unstable; urgency=low
* zipnote.c: Close `in_file' instead of undefined file `x'.
Should make zipnote to work again. Closes: #628594.
2010-02-21 - Santiago Vila <>
zip (3.0-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Added homepage field to control file.
* Switch to 3.0 (quilt) source format.
* Support cross-build.
2010-02-08 - Santiago Vila <>
zip (3.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed two manpage spelling errors (lintian warning).
* Mark old changelog entries as such (lintian warning).
* Remove .comment section from executables (lintian warning).
* Added stack markings to avoid executable stack. Closes: #528280.
* Added bzip2 support. Use "-Z bzip2" on the command line to enable it.
2009-04-11 - Santiago Vila <>
zip (3.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release. Closes: #496986, #520562.
* This release has large file support. Closes: #308345.
* zipcloak, zipnote and zipsplit have now manpages. Closes: #411828.
* Warning: If you use any of the new features, you might need unzip 6.0
(not released yet) for unzipping. You have been warned.
2006-07-06 - Santiago Vila <>
zip (2.32-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Changed unix/configure to not break DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS.
2005-05-25 - Santiago Vila <>
zip (2.31-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Put manpages in section 1, not 1L (Closes: #308045).
* Fixed another typo (Closes: #309877).
2005-04-24 - Santiago Vila <>
zip (2.31-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed manpage typo (Closes: #301914).
2005-03-23 - Santiago Vila <>
zip (2.31-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.

See Also

Package Description
zipcmp_0.10.1-1.1_amd64.deb compare contents of zip archives
zipmerge_0.10.1-1.1_amd64.deb merge zip archives
zipper.app_1.3-2.1_amd64.deb Tool for inspecting the contents of a compressed archive
ziproxy_3.2.0-2_amd64.deb compressing HTTP proxy server
ziptorrent_0.10.1-1.1_amd64.deb torrentzip zip archives
zita-ajbridge_0.2.2-1_amd64.deb alsa to jack bridge
zita-alsa-pcmi-utils_0.2.0-1_amd64.deb Two simple demo programs zita-alsa-pcmi library
zita-at1_0.2.3-2_amd64.deb JACK autotuner
zita-lrx_0.1.0-1_amd64.deb Command line jack application providing crossover filters
zita-resampler_1.1.0-3_amd64.deb resampler application written with libzita-resampler
zita-rev1_0.2.1-2_amd64.deb pro-audio reverb effect
zivot_20013101-3+b1_amd64.deb the game of life, simple console version
zlib-bin_1.2.7.dfsg-13_amd64.deb compression library - sample programs
zlib-gst_3.2.4-2_amd64.deb Zlib bindings for GNU Smalltalk
zlib1g-dev_1.2.7.dfsg-13_amd64.deb compression library - development