zipcloak

encrypt entries in a zipfile 

Command


SYNOPSIS

zipcloak [-b path] [-d] [-h] [-L] [-O path] [-q] [-v] zipfile


DESCRIPTION

zipcloak encrypts all unencrypted entries in the zipfile. This is the default action.

The -d option is used to decrypt encrypted entries in the zipfile.

zipcloak uses original zip encryption which is considered weak.

Note: The encryption code of this program is not copyrighted and is put in the public domain. It was originally written in Europe and can be freely distributed from any country including the U.S.A. (Previously if this program was imported into the U.S.A, it could not be re-exported from the U.S.A to another country.) See the file README.CR included in the source distribution for more on this. Otherwise, the Info-ZIP license applies.

Options

-b path 
--temp-path path 

Use path for the temporary zip file.

-d 
--decrypt 

Decrypt encrypted entries (copy if given wrong password).

-h 
--help 

Show a short help.

-L 
--license 

Show software license.

-O path 
--output-path path 

Write output to new archive zipfile, leaving original archive as is.

-q 
--quiet 

Quiet operation. Suppresses some informational messages.

-v 
--version 

Show version information.


EXAMPLES

To be added.


BUGS

Large files (> 2 GB) and large archives not yet supported.

Split archives not yet supported. A work around is to convert the split archive to a single-file archive using zip and then use zipcloak on the single-file archive. If needed, the resulting archive can then be split again using zip.


AUTHOR

Info-ZIP v3.0 of 8 May 2008


AVAILABILITY

PTC MKS Toolkit for Power Users
PTC MKS Toolkit for System Administrators
PTC MKS Toolkit for Developers
PTC MKS Toolkit for Interoperability
PTC MKS Toolkit for Professional Developers
PTC MKS Toolkit for Professional Developers 64-Bit Edition
PTC MKS Toolkit for Enterprise Developers
PTC MKS Toolkit for Enterprise Developers 64-Bit Edition


SEE ALSO

Commands:
unzip, zip


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