p7zip − Wrapper on 7za, a 7-zip file archiver with high compression ratio
[-h|--help] [--] [file...]
−h print this help
−d decompress file
−- treats all subsequent arguments as file names, even if they start with a dash
7-Zip is a file
archiver with the highest compression ratio. The program
supports 7z (that implements LZMA compression algorithm),
ZIP, CAB, ARJ, GZIP, BZIP2, TAR, CPIO, RPM and DEB formats.
Compression ratio in the new 7z format is 30-50% better than
ratio in ZIP format.
p7zip is a gzip-like CLI wrapper script for 7zip
Treats all subsequent arguments as file names, even if they start with a dash
7z(1), 7za(1), 7zr(1), bzip2(1), gzip(1), zip(1)
Written for Debian by Mohammed Adnene Trojette.