Re: Bug#229256: ITP: unrar -- free utility to list and extract RAR archives
On Sat, Jan 24, 2004 at 12:08:15AM +0200, Niklas Vainio wrote:
> This program uses unrarlib (http://www.unrarlib.org/), which is based on the
> non-free unrar from RARlabs but has been released under GPL with
> permission from RARlabs. I also try to improve the program a bit and fix
> some bugs I found before I release the package.
Note that unrarlib will only unpack RAR 2.x archives, not the latest RAR 3.x
archives (at least it couldn't the last time I checked). Thus, it can't
replace unrar from non-free completely.
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