Suggestion: compression tools

David Jareño Díaz davedeva at
Sun Aug 26 20:03:04 CEST 2007

I have compiled busybox with support to unzip, unrar and tar:

- unzip doesn't support "type 0" compression, which I think is the default.
- unrar doesn't appear in the list of commands of busybox

>From: Nanomad <condellog at>
>Reply-To: DSLinux development discussion 
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>To: "DSLinux development discussion" <dslinux-devel at>
>Subject: Re: Suggestion: compression tools
>Date: Sun, 26 Aug 2007 14:27:34 +0200
>On 8/26/07, David Jareño Díaz <davedeva at> wrote:
> >
> > I think it would be a great idea to include compression tools, such as 
> > unzip, rar, unrar, in the next release of dslinux.
> >
> > Thnx
> >
>AFAIK they are already there (in the source code), they just need to
>be enabled and, possibily, tested.
>Why don't you try to compile dslinux by yourself and try to see if
>they work? It's quite easy: just follow the guide on the wiki.
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