Installing and using is a bit of a hassle if your aren’t familiar with it. This post aims to help with that.
To install 7-Zip, you need to get the
p7zip-full package (Example for Debian-based systems):
To compress files or folders, run
Or, if you want to use LZMA2 compression (called “Ultra” in the GUI variant), use
To decompress, use
[sc name=”src” url=”https://stackoverflow.com/questions/22680954/7zip-ultra-lzma2-compression” ]
[sc name=”src” url=”https://superuser.com/questions/95902/7-zip-and-unzipping-from-command-line” ]